Roman Cockerel Flagon,  Pompeii
Roman Cockerel Flagon,  Pompeii
Roman Cockerel Flagon,  Pompeii

Roman Cockerel Flagon, Pompeii

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Details
The original of this lovely 1st century cockerel pitch was excavated in Pompeii, and would most likely have been used to serve wine.  He cuts a fine figure as he strides forward proudly displaying his comb and tail feather.

Materials

Terracotta clay with a clear glaze applied internally.

Dimensions

Approx. 320 mm tall, 345 mm long, 125 mm width

Production

This replica has been hand made in Northumberland by Potted History, based on an original artefact.  It has been fired to a temperature of between 8000 & 1000 Centigrade, to emulate the techniques that the original potters would have employed nearly two thousand years ago. This process often results in variations of the surface colour and texture, emulating original Roman Pottery and giving each pot it's unique character.

Postage
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