Tuscan ND Dolfi 16" Decorative Footed Bowl Centerpiece with Gold Accents

Tuscan ND Dolfi 16" Decorative Footed Bowl Centerpiece with Gold Accents
Tuscan ND Dolfi 16" Decorative Footed Bowl Centerpiece with Gold Accents Tuscan ND Dolfi 16" Decorative Footed Bowl Centerpiece with Gold Accents Tuscan ND Dolfi 16" Decorative Footed Bowl Centerpiece with Gold Accents
Product Code: ND136
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This large bowl is a magnificent beauty that would be perfect "centro tavola," at the center of the table or anywhere in the home. It was handcrafted by ND Dolfi of Montelupo Fiorentino, Tuscany, Italy out of the finest Italian pottery, or maiolica.The gold on this bowl is 24 karat gold. It is applied by the method that is known as terza cottura, which roughly translates to “the third cooking.” After the piece is cooked twice, as all Italian pottery is, the artisan applies a solution that is 18% 24 karat gold and 82% solvents. The terza cottura is done at a low temperature in the kiln so that the solvents can evaporate, leaving behind a thin coat of pure 24 karat gold.

This ND Dolfi Footed Bowl is 11" in height and 16" in diameter. Measurements are approximate.

Please note: This ceramic piece was intended for decorative use only.

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