Bottle

 
Bottle
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  • Title :     Bottle
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer Colonnata Maker
  • Accession:     84.7.63
  • Country:     Italy Sulmona
  • Date:     circa 1920
  • Dimensions:     Inches 13-3/8 4-1/4 diameter, Centimeters 34.0 10.8 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Advertising , Figurative , Food and Beverage , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     84.7.63.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Tall cylindrical-shaped ceramic liqueur bottle with narrow neck and cork stopper; two tiny arched decorative handles flank bottle neck; image depicts a male crawling on his hands and knees to a woman wearing a long dress standing before him as two women watch to the side; inscriptions delineate "D'Annunzio La Figlia di Torio" and "Brevetto Della Real Casa" with a coat of arms; leaf motif decoration interspersed with various inscriptions overall.