This ceramic candlestick was hand-painted by the artists of Labor Deruta of Deruta, Umbria, Italy. The pattern origionated in Orvieto, and the rooster was added to the pattern of leaves. The rooster is a symbol of good luck in Italy. While originally constructed as a candlestick, this piece has been drilled for a wire so that you may use it as a lamp base if you wish.
The Galletto Red Candlestick is approximately 8.5" in height.