MAJOLICA MEDICI Collection
Majolica Medici Collection takes its name from the
ancient Florentine Medici family as it feature their
renown family emblem depicting five red balls and one
blue, on a gold shield.
The House of
Medici was a political dynasty, banking family and later
royal house that first began to gather prominence under
Cosimo de' Medici in the Republic of Florence during the
late 14th century.
crests still decorate numerous 'palazzo' buildings all
over Florence and Tuscany indicating the Medici
connection or that was financed using Medici money...
Majolica Medici collection feature painstakingly museum
quality reproductions from 15th and 16th century
original Tuscany's designs.
Each piece of this Artistica's exclusive collection is
individually hand crafted in Montelupo Fiorentino, an
important Tuscan center for ceramics since medieval
times. Its success can be credited to the natural
abundance of clay in the surrounding area, primarily due
to frequent flooding of the Arno River.
All items of our Antica Majolica collection are
painstakingly hand painted with traditional designs of
the best Tuscan tradition.
Nowadays, these exclusive 'renaissance-era' adornments
offer an authentic Mediterranean look to interiors,
patio, and garden areas. Great for either Indoor or