Antique Puglian money jar

£45.00

A primitive terracotta money jar originating from Puglia and dating from the early 20th century.  Traditionally children would have saved their pocket money in one of these jars and broken them at Christmas time to buy small gifts and sweets.

 

In stock

Style Code: GSV392-1

23.5 cm high 12cm diameter
early 20th Century
Puglia, Italy

Some imperfections commensurate with age.

Wipe clean with a damp cloth