The Italian Roosters of Fortune are TRENDY, FUN and
Individually hand crafted and hand painted by skilled
Meet Charly the "Rooster King", the father Alberto
rooster along with his
multi-colored young son, Mario and many more
"cousins"... All shown here below.
Please note, that unlike most ceramic rooster figurines,
Artistica's roosters are not air-brushed, but instead,
painstakingly hand-painted, in the best tradition of
authentic Italian ceramics!
The ROOSTER OF FORTUNE MYTH
Legend has it that Giuliano dei Medici (1516) was
saved from an attempted assassination when he was
awakened by the crowing of local roosters. Since then,
the Rooster image has been used to convey good wishes
prosperity and well-being.