Vintage Italian Castelli Pottery Umbrella Stand Signed L. Pardi
Vintage Italian Castelli Pottery Umbrella Stand Signed L. What a beautiful piece of Castelli Italian pottery. This umbrella stand is signed Made in Italy M1 L. It was made in the hillside town of Castelli which is just a short drive from Bascianella over the mountains to just under Mount Camicia.
Castelli is home to one of Italy's most well-known crafts. One of its defining characteristics is the brilliant white opaque surface which is obtained with a tin glaze. The designs are painted on the unfired glaze so it absorbs the pigments and preserves the intensity.
Their "pentacromia" (5 colors - yellow, green, blue, orange and manganese brown) designs of flowers, plants, landscapes, the sun, moon, coats of arm, icons, etc. Are then wood fired 2 more times. Castelli pottery has been commissioned by some of Italy's most noted nobles throughout the centuries. This umbrella stand has the typical gorgeous brilliant white background glaze with a beautiful iconic Italian design of fruits, (pears, grapes, peaches) and vines. Created as an umbrella stand but would make an incredible monumental vase!This wonderful piece is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or chiggers. We believe this particular piece to be circa 1980. Gorgeous vintage Castelli Pottery umbrella stand with fruit design. Pardi and is in excellent condition. Although created as an umbrella stand, it would make an awesome floor vase or centerpiece. Height - 20.25 inches. Diameter - 10.5 inches. Weight - 13.7 pounds. Warehouse 414 is located in downtown Topeka, Kansas. Owned and operated by John and Chris Grandmontagne, a couple known for their interior design experience and an eye for accumulating unique vintage pieces. Full of high style fashionable furnishings, home décor accessories and art you will find anything from fabulous vintage glassware to industrial and architectural salvage. Whether your style favors a modern or a contemporary look; or if antique and vintage items are your passion, the possibilities are here waiting to make a statement in your home! However, we are able to accept all major credit cards. We warrantee and represent that the goods are as described in the above listing.
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Pardi" is in sale since Wednesday, January 18, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Other Antique Ceramics". The seller is "cgranddesign" and is located in Topeka, Kansas.This item can be shipped to United States.
- Type: Umbrella Stand
- Primary Material: Glazed Pottery
- Maker: Castelli
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Age: Post-1940
- Color: Multi-Color
- Country/Region of Origin: Italy