Rare Bitossi Aldo Londi Coin Bank Matryoshka Italian Art Pottery Rimini Blue
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Rare Bitossi Aldo Londi Coin Bank Matryoshka Italian Art Pottery Rimini Blue:
This sale features alargeMid-Century Modern Italian art pottery still coin-bank in the form of a Russian matryoshka nesting doll. A Bitossi piece, by Aldo Londi, circa 1960's-70's. Italian ceramic still-banks are quite uncommon, so its a unique piece, not to mention the motif. It is quite substantial, measuring 10" tall and about 6" in diameter. The price tag on the bottom was from a place called "Mayo's" and there are some inventory numbers as well. Market-fresh estate piece, recently purchased. Feel free to message me with any questions, thanks for looking!
Here is an example of similar worksmanship to compare, note the flower on the chest: