4 cappuccino cup and saucer sets.. Santucci studio i have 12 sets total. The Italian hillside town of Deruta is known throughout the world for its spectacular pottery. For over six centuries, the craftspeople of Deruta have produced and exported ceramics. Our collection of vases, plates, platters, and more are the same classic designs that have made Deruta vastly popular.Contemporary variations as seen in the Fresco collections are a newer take on old world design. The Raffaellesco pattern was inspired by Raphaels 16th century frescoes in the Vatican palace. It is said that the central motif of this pattern, the dragon, symbolizes a benevolent deity who brought good luck to sailors of the time. The sea creature supposedly rescued sailors trapped in a dead calm by blowing on the trapped ships sails. Today, it is commonly believed that having a piece of Raffaellesco in your home brings blessings and good luck. Diameter at top of cup 3.5.
100% authenticity and satisfaction guaranteed. The item "Deruta Raffaellesco cup and saucer 4 sets hand painted italy" is in sale since Sunday, September 22, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\European Pottery\Italian".The seller is "lasantino" and is located in Houston, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.