Moor Heads of Caltagirone: The legend of an ancient Sicilian tradition
The Moor Heads are an iconic creation of Sicilian tradition, hand-painted ceramic vases depicting the face of a Moor or a young woman. These ceramic objects have a fascinating story, linked to the legend of a young woman who, wounded in pride and betrayed by the love of her Moor, created with the head a similar object to a vase to keep his face forever.Sofia Ceramiche di Caltagirone
Modern Moorish Heads: A Fusion of Tradition and Modernity in the Art of Ceramics
Ceramics have been a medium of artistic expression for centuries, embodying both functionality and aesthetic appeal. A particular form of ceramic art that beautifully combines tradition and modernity are the Moorish Heads.
These unique and moving works of art showcase the harmonious fusion between ancient techniques and contemporary innovation. Discover the fascinating world of Modern Moorish Heads, exploring their meaning, artistic evolution, and the enchanting beauty they bring to the field of ceramic art.
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The Classic Moorish Head: The Tradition of Ceramic Art
The blue and orange Moorish heads from Sofia Ceramics represent an exclusive collection of decorative items, ideal for those who wish to add a touch of originality to their home. These Moorish heads are made of Sicilian ceramics, molded and decorated entirely by hand, thus guaranteeing their uniqueness and originality.
Thanks to their particular shade of color, this line of Moorish heads perfectly combines the classic style with the modern one, giving character and personality to any environment. Perfect for interior design, these colorful vases become a striking decorative element, capable of attracting attention and creating a unique and welcoming atmosphere.
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