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Sicilia - Caltagirone - Puppet heads - Antiche of 2 - Terracotta

Lot reference 21879115

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Current bid $39
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Location: Italy
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Italy - 1890-1919

No. of items: 2
Composition: Antiche
Object: Puppet heads
Material: Terracotta
Designer/ Artist: Sicilia - Caltagirone
Estimated Period: 1890-1919
Country of Origin: Italy
Condition: Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear

Antique Sicilian marionette puppets, are the heroes of the popular epic theatre, likely originated from Spain of Don Quixote and later spread in Naples, Bari and Rome, but above all in Sicily, where, since the first half of the 19th century, it reached its maximum development.
In no time, thanks to skill and intuition of the Sicilian artisans, the rudimentary puppets made of wood, fabric, cardboard, tinfoil and terracotta, made a quantum leap.
In good condition with restoration on the bases stems and coating. See pictures for a better impression of this lot.
Both bear the inscription “Sicilia”
Dimensions:
- Height 12.50 cm
Base diameter 5.30 cm

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  • Well packed. Arrived in good condition and quick. I’m happy with my purchase!

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    Descrizione perfetta, consegna rapida, imballo accurato, che dire di più. Venditore consigliassimo. AAA+
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    Daneliene7 March 29, 2019

  • Bellissimo oggetto, ottimo imballaggio. Grazie!

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    Tout était parfait!
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United States $63.88
Austria $19.96
Belgium $19.96
Canada $63.88
Denmark $19.96
France $23.83
Germany $19.96
Ireland $27.15
Italy $9.65
Luxembourg $19.96
Netherlands $19.96
Norway $48.08
Poland $19.96
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Spain $23.83
Sweden $27.15
Switzerland $39.55
United Kingdom $23.83
Rest of Europe $19.96
Anywhere else $61.81

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