The Italian Roosters of Fortune are TRENDY, FUN and BEAUTIFUL! Individually hand crafted and hand painted by skilled Italian artisans. Meet the father Alberto rooster along with his multi-colored young son, Mario and his cousin Mariolino... 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! Each item is kiln fired twice to ensure optimal quality and strength and accompanied by Artistica’s Certificate of Authenticity.
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 for blessings, prosperity and well-being.