A stunning Vintage Italian Champagne Ice Bucket composed of Terra-cotta with a beautiful, glossy, textured turquoise exterior. The interior terracotta sleeve is affixed. Use it for display, or parties. This is a superb Italian piece! Signed “Italy” on the bottom with artist Fratelli Fanciullacci's initials “FF.”
Stylish and colourful, Italian ceramics of the 1950s to 1970s reflect the vibrant fashions, latest developments in ceramic design and modern art of the period. These attractive ceramics are beginning to draw the attention of serious collectors of European pottery and are increasingly appreciated by lovers of the vintage/ retro look. Italian ceramics may be a great investment as collectors start to compete for this pottery but, whatever happens in this market, this item would a lovely addition to a collection of Italian pottery.