Italian Antique Pottery- Two examples from the Tuscan Countryside
Italian Antique Pottery
Italian antique pottery is often understated, but very beautiful. Especially the kind you find in the Tuscan countryside. Simply decorated and rustic, it’s sophisticated in an unexpected way. Take for example these two pieces of Italian Antique pottery.
Examples of Italian antique pottery from Tuscany
The first example is this Tuscan antique pot from the late 19th century/early 20th Century. The dimensions are 12.25”H and 11.5”W.
The second example of Italian antique pottery is this Tuscan pot. The dimensions are 12.5”H and12”W.
This pot is also from the late 19th century/early 20th century. The lower half of the antique pot is natural terracotta and the upper half is glazed and painted with a simple botanical motif. The maker’s finger tip indention detail under the base of the single handle is an endearing handmade detail.