CALTAGIRONE CERAMIC PINE CONE GREEN DECOR.
Our Caltagirone Ceramic pine cones have the special feature of having a square base.
Typically the pine cone with green decoration, today in the production of pine cones we have included other decorations.
The Ceramic pinecone is, in fact, a symbol of health, good luck and more. In our tradition, Sicilian, we consider it an auspicious emblem.
According to Sicilian tradition, it is useful to give Caltagirone Ceramic pine cones, for the home, as a wish for health and good luck to the family living there.
The Sicilian pine cone is also found on the pillars of the gates of ancient villas. They adorn balconies and terraces, noble gardens and monumental cemeteries, and the facades of churches and convents.
Artistic Pinecones we also found molded into the thrones of kings as a symbol of union between the earthly and the divine.
In Sicilian, peasant tradition, it was customary to decorate the bedroom of newlyweds with Ceramic pine cones to wish them a large family.
The production of Ceramic Pinecones is the one that requires the most attention and experience from us.
The real Caltagirone pine cone we make by hand, starting with a smooth egg, applying on top all the little balls that we shape always following the Caltagirone tradition.