The polychrome Owl: is the Symbol of Wisdom and Knowledge. In the Middleage Students used to do their Exams carryng on them Amulets with the Shape of the Owl. Besides giving good Luck, Owls can also be a synonymous of Protection.
In some Places was common to stitch an Owl-plum on Brides' Dress for good Luck and many Houses used to made the so called ” Morning's Sunset”, namely a Hole made under the Roof that was meant to be the Nest for Owls, which would have been in this way thankful for the Ospitality and would have kept the Evil away.
Totally handmade, the Object is modelled and caged with the Etched-technic, coloured with ceramic Varnishes on Effects and ceramic Varnishes. Created according to the traditional Technics passed on from Grottaglie Tradition, this Artifact is enriched with new decorative Expressions and Technics of the present Production.