Sicilian Teste di Moro H37 – LIGHT BLUE SQUIGGLES

275,00 499,00 


Caltagirone Teste di Moro

Product Code
Blue Squiggles
  • Material: Ceramic
  • Workmanship: Modelled and painted by hand


Discover Caltagirone’s Teste di Moro: A Touch of Artisanal Elegance in Your Home

In the enchanting fabric of Italy’s artistic and cultural heritage, Caltagirone’s Teste di Moro represent a gem of inestimable value, combining history, art and tradition in objects of exquisite beauty. These creations, entirely handmade and hand-painted by expert craftsmen, are not just simple decorative elements but true symbols of an ancient legend that lives on through the creative touch and skill of Caltagirone’s artists.

The Origin of the Teste di Moro

The Teste di Moro originate from a legend rooted in medieval Sicily, telling of love, jealousy and revenge between a young Sicilian girl and a Moorish warrior. From this story of passion and drama comes the inspiration for these works of art, which not only tell that tale through their intense looks and characteristic expressions, but also through the vivid colours and intricate details that adorn each creation.

A Masterpiece of Craftsmanship

Each Teste di Moro is modelled, fired and painted entirely by hand, following techniques handed down from generation to generation. The craftsmen of Caltagirone, a city famous for its ceramics, devote hours to bringing each piece to life, ensuring that each Testa is unique.

The distinctive classic blue decorations of these works are a tribute to the city’s ceramic tradition, making each Teste di Moro a true tribute to local history and talent.

Decorative Versatility

Despite their historical roots, Teste di Moro also fit surprisingly well into modern interiors. Whether you are looking for an original vase for your favourite plants or an art object to act as a focal point in a room, these creations are perfect for adding a touch of personality and style. The combination of classic shapes and contemporary decors makes them suitable for any environment, from the most traditional to the ultra-modern.

An Investment in Beauty and History

Buying a Caltagirone Moor’s Head means not only furnishing your home with an object of rare beauty but also supporting local craftsmanship and preserving an artistic tradition of great value. Each Head encapsulates stories of love, dedication and craftsmanship, making it much more than just a decorative object.

Additional information

Dimensioni Imballo:60 × 50 × 45 cm
Peso Imballo: 12kg

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