MAJOLICA RUBINO Collection: A truly gorgeous masterpiece...A classic from the Renaissance era. Fully hand painted in a rich burgundy color with rich yellow/orange trimmings- The Rubino Red has been forever the Royalty color, and its ''Royal'' elegance that sparkles from these original hand-painted majolica items featuring arabesque scroll works on a rich deep Rubino red background. The intricate scrollwork design is reproduced from Renaissance-era ornaments that, till today, decorate walls and ceilings throughout Italy. This chic design is ''antiqued'' using Artistica's exclusive patina, carefully hand applied after final firing to achieve the distinctive and durable ''Old World'' look. Cleaning with a feather duster or dry cloth is recommended.