San Rocco protector - Painted terracotta - Second half 19th century

Description
San Rocco protector - Painted terracotta - Second half 19th century
Italy

An oil-painted earthenware tile from 1872, depicting "San Rocco protettore." This tile was probably part of a wall covering and was removed no less than 50 years ago. St Rocco is one of the most revered and loved saints. Artefact from northern Italy, measuring 43x16x3 cm.

Lot details
Object
San Rocco protector
Material
Painted terracotta
Estimated Period
Second half 19th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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