The ROOSTER OF FORTUNE MYTH: Legend has it that Giuliano dei Medici (1516) was saved from an attempted assassination when he was awakened by the crowing of local roosters. Since then, the Rooster image has been used to convey good wishes for blessings, prosperity and well-being. Italian Ceramic Handmade in Deruta, Italy.
ORVIETO Collection: This is a very old and traditional pattern that originated during the Renaissance in the hill-top town of Orvieto - Italy.
Truly one of Italy's most unique and interesting cities, Orvieto has a charming medieval character, mainly due to its celebrated Cathedral, a gem of Gothic architecture that took more than 100 years to build.
The Galletto (Rooster) pattern's main motif is a crowing rooster that symbolizes good wishes for blessings, prosperity and well-being.
Size (inches): 9.5H (1 LITER - 34 Oz.- 1 QT)
Colors may vary. Colors in photograph are close but may not represent true colors.
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