A truly unique hand-painted mug from Italy.
Ricco Deruta style originated in Deruta town (Umbria region) in the heyday of ceramics manufacturing, in the 16th century. This is the place where a lot of innovation in the burning and glazing of ceramics were invented. For example, the yellow gold and blue colours used here were a groundbreaking achievement at the time.
Today artisans are still using the same techniques and decorative elements to create such unique mugs, which come in small, medium and large sizes
By owning such a mug you own a piece of Italian history and craftsmanship. As well as support local artists that keep European cultural traditions alive.
Small: diameter – 3.5 inches (9 cm) / height – 3.75 inches (9.5 cm) / capacity – 10 oz (295 ml)
Medium: diameter – 3.6 inches (9 cm) / height – 4.25 inches (10.7 cm) / capacity – 12 oz (355 ml)
Large: diameter – 4 inches (10 cm) / height – 4.75 inches (12 cm) / capacity – 17 oz (502 ml)