Italian Alabaster Eggs & Fruit hand crafted and painted from the hills of Volterra, Italy. You cannot talk about Volterra without mentioning Alabaster, an artistic craft which dates back to the Ancient Etruscans who lived from 700 to 400 B.C. The secrets of the manufacture of this warm and luminous stone have been handed down for ages from generation to generation, and still represent one of the highest peaks of the italian artistic handicraft.
Merchant of Prato presents a beautiful collection of Alabaster Eggs, Fruit and Grapes. Gathered into a bowl or displayed on your shelf, these colorful eggs and realistic looking fruit will add a touch of Italian flair to your home.