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San Marino/Meran Italian "Smalto Roccia" Ceramic Pottery Vase

San Marino/Meran Italian \"Smalto Roccia\" Ceramic Pottery Vase
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Product Number: WS09274

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Description

A stunning Italian ceramic pottery vase, with highly textured Fat Lava style finish, known as Smalto Roccia (rock glaze). Has hand painted Effetto Lacca (enamel effect) Merano / Meran scene, a town in northern Italy. Several factories in the San Marino area of Italy produced ceramics in this style between the 1950's - 1980's. This particular vase is unmarked. Similar items are shown in the excellent book Alla Moda - Italian Ceramics of the 1950's - 70's by Mark Hill.  

Size

Measures approx 5.75 inches tall by 3 inches in diameter at widest point.

Condition

Excellent condition, no chips or cracks.