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Vintage 1960s Italian Art Pottery Majolica Cat on Pillow


Vintage, large, press molded Italian terra cotta sculpture of a white tabby cat luxuriating on a tasseled pillow in vivid blue and yellow diamond pattern, circa 1960s. Realistically modeled and with striking blue eyes and red nose. Measures: 18" long, 13" deep, 8 1/2" high. Professional restoration to break in pillow on proper left side, as shown in closeups, hard to see even under scrutiny. And tiny flake to proper right ear, otherwise excellent condition.


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  • Condition
    Excellent. Professional restoration to left side of pillow..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 8.5 in. x W 18 in. x D 13 in.

    H 21.59 cm x W 45.72 cm x D 33.02 cm

  • Seller location
    Wilton, CT
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