Ceramic

Ricco Rooster Pitcher

Ricco Rooster PitcherOrigin: ItalySize: 8.5 inches tall - 0.75 litre capacityThese unique rooster pitchers are something very famous in Italian pottery and are collected by many. Use these interesting ceramic rooster pitchers as a decoration around your home or for your favorite beverage. This pitcher is also a great gift for family or friends. It is an Italian tradition to give a rooster pitcher as a symbol of good luck and protection from danger.Serving/Dishwasherian tradition to give a rooster pitcher as a symbol of good luck and protection from danger.Serving/Dishwasher Information: This item is food and dishwasher safe, however we recommend that if you place it in the dishwasher, you use the low heat setting to prevent small cracks from forming in the glaze. The best idea is to hand wash and dry this piece. Please note that none of our hand painted ceramics can be placed in the oven or otherwise used for cooking!History: The Rooster of Good Fortune Pitcher is widely believed to bring good luck and good fortune to its owners. The story of the famous Rooster Pitcher dates back to he 15th century -- to the early Renaissance period -- in the Republic of Florence, Italy.Today, people continue to give these good luck majolica pitchers to friends and family. Most often, this gift of Good Luck is given as a housewarming or wedding gift to protect the recipients from any danger that may come their way. read more