Antique Dini E. Cellai Signa Bronze & Terracotta Rare Italian Collectible Trinket Memory Box, Circa 1910. Signed - Numbered. 8.5" W. 5" D.

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EARLY 1900's DINI E. CELLAI SIGNA TRINKET JEWELRY BOX

RARE SHAPE AND DEPICTED ART, REMOVABLE LID

VITA QUOTIDIANA ITALIANA - ITALIAN DAILY LIFE , L'ERA ROMANA - ROMAN ERA

BRONZE AND TERRACOTTA

SIGNED AND NUMBERED. GREAT CONDITION, ALL INTACT (SEE PHOTOS)

- DINI E. CELLAI was established in Lastra a Signa, Seven Miles West of Florence, in 1895.

In Helen Zimmern's 1906 book "The Italy of the Italians" she noted "An interesting new industry is that of the so-called Signa ware, a Species of Terracotta, in which Reproductions of Old and Modern Sculpture are made with Industry Wonderful Success

In this Medium, by Some Process Kept Secret, this Fragile Substance is Rendered Harder than Stone and Toned to an Agreeable Yellowish Tint, it is also Possible to Reproduce the very Aspect and Character of Bronze.

The Company was Particularly Successful in the Area of Architectural Ornaments and Garden Statuary and their Works Still Grace some of this Country's Finest Public and Private Gardens.

The Company Closed During the Beginning of World War II.

- DIMENSIONS: 8.5" WIDE, 5" DEEP AND 5" HIGH

- WEIGHT: 4 Lbs

- ACTUAL PHOTOS

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