Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 8

Set of Plates Hand Carved in Grey Marble and Pink Onyx by Pieruga Marble Italy

$1,069.16per set

About

Hand carved presentation plates in Imperial grey marble and pink onyx. Multiple use as plates, platters and placers. Dimensions: Small - L 24 x W 20 x H 1.8 cm, Medium - L 30 x W 28 x H 1.8 cm, Big - L 36 x W 35 H 1.8 cm. Pieruga proudly creates elegant accessories and complements in marble through artisanal processes, bringing into dialogue ancient techniques of sculpture with advanced technologies. 100% handmade in Italy. Our Mission is a clear Signal of opposition to the enormous waste that occurs in the extraction and processing of large blocks of marble, tons of material are discarded and thrown, in disfigurement to the generosity of our mountains. Rediscovering the ancient art of manual sculpture we give new life to even the smallest fragment of marble, bringing to light its millenary beauty that is lost in more than 2000 years of architecture and sculpture. Pieruga Marble is a new brand by Barberini & Gunnell. The Atelier Barberini & Gunnell was founded by the architects and designers Francesco Barberini and Nina A. Gunnell The artworks by Barberini & Gunnell are regularly shown at international art fairs, such as PAD London, PAD Genève, PAD Monaco, Salon Art + Design New York, Art Miami. Marble is a natural material, every piece is unique as each marble block is different in veins and color shades. All of our creations are handmade by Italian artisans and can slightly vary in shape and size. This is to be considered as a guarantee of a handmade object. All Pieruga objects are made of precious and natural marbles and onyx. Marble is sensitive to acid-based liquids, especially a prolonged contact with substances such as wine, lemon, vinegar, fruit juices, cola and alcohol can stain the surface. Cleaning should be carried out with a soft sponge, water and neutral detergent. Do not use metallic or abrasive sponges, do not wash in the dishwasher, do not use in the microwave. The color of the marble after washing can undergo variations due to the humidity trapped in the surface’s micro-pores. Once fully dried it will regain its original color. The brass inlays tend to oxidize over time, to make them return to shine again use a soft cotton pad soaked in a solution of water and traditional Marseille soap, gently rub over the brass inserts and rinse the surface thoroughly. We are against the use of chemical products, all Pieruga objects are processed and polished through long manual processes without the use of polishing liquids.

Customization Options

Different marbles, onyx, quartzite and dimensions available.

Details

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Ancona, Italy
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more

About The Maker

Dear friends and valued clients, together, we are facing uncertain times. The global covid 19 pandemic is affecting all of us: our families and friends, businesses, our way of life. Facing real-life challenges is what we do on a daily basis…. designing, creating, inventing, being positive and being stronger together. Beauty, inspiration and uplifting each other are universal human needs. Please know that our team at the atelier is working through the crisis, following the safety and sanitary measures taken, available to assist you with any questions. We will continue to create, design and ship orders regularly. We want to send our greatest support to all those who are unfortunately facing the contagion and to all the medical and hospital staff working strenuously to deal with this crisis. Thank you! Francesco and Nina The Atelier Barberini & Gunnell was founded in Ancona by the architects and designers Francesco Barberini and Nina A. Gunnell as the result of a passion followed for a long period of time, creating objects far from the industrial reality; one-off pieces and limited editions. The artworks by Barberini & Gunnell are presented at international art fairs such as Art Basel Design//Miami, Art Miami, PAD London, PAD Monaco, PAD Généve, Salon Art + Design NY. Barberini & Gunnell also create for private clients and collectors such as the architect Peter Marino, who selected the bench 'Get Lost!' for the new DIOR flagship store in London.
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in Ancona, Italy
Platinum Seller
This distinction is for experienced sellers who continually surpass customer expectations.
Established in 2009
1stDibs seller since 2016
47 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 1 hour
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

French Majolica Asparagus Plates, Set of 8
By GOLDSCHEIDERSCHE PORZELLAN-MANUFACTUR UND MAJOLICA-FABRIK (1885-1953)
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Category

Antique Early 19th Century French French Provincial

Materials

Porcelain

Set of Four Johnson Bros Dinner Plates and Johnson Bros Platter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Category

Mid-20th Century English Adirondack

Materials

Porcelain

1875 Set of Eight 90% Silver Plates with Shaped Edges and Engraved Crest
Located in Malaga, ES
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Bolivian

Materials

Silver

Set of Majolica Long Champ Nine Oyster Plates and a Platter, 19th Century
Located in Savannah, GA
Category

Antique Late 19th Century French

Materials

Porcelain

St Clement French Art Deco Majolica Set of 6 Oyster Plates and Serving Platter
By Saint-Clément
Located in New York, NY
Category

Vintage 1920s French Art Deco

Materials

Majolica

Swedish Set of 10 Wooden Folk Art Dinner Plates
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Category

Antique Early 1800s Swedish Rustic

Materials

Wood

Promemoria Mercurio Plate in Black Cocco Printed Leather by Romeo Rozzi
By Promemoria
Located in Valmadrera (LC), IT
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern

Materials

Leather

Set of Twelve Gold Gilt and Cobalt Service Plates BWM & Co. for Gillman, NYC
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Category

Early 20th Century English

Materials

Porcelain

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery