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Caracol jug

The artefact

The elegant vase decorated with a small jug at the top is an expert reinterpretation of the caracol (snail) jug of the fine ceramic production of Oristano, typical of special traditional occasions. Handcrafted on the lathe, it is decorated with harmonious white and iridescent metallic glazing.


Materiali: Clay, Glaze
Tecniche di lavorazione: Lathe-shaping, Manual shaping, Glazing
Dimensioni: Diameter 20 cm; Height 48 cm

Artigiano: Francesca Addari
Settore: Ceramics

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