bitossi italy rimini blue ceramic ashtray
c1960s Bitossi Italy Mid-Century Rimini Blue Glazed Ceramic Pottery Ashtray
Handcrafted in Italy, this geometric pattern-stamped, blended blue and green paint design known as Rimini Blue, was created by Bitossi. It has an inventory number and country origin handwritten on the bottom; the maker's sticker is no longer attached. This is a well-known mid-century modern example, indisputably made by Bitossi pottery.
Good condition with tiny edge chips and age-related crazing. Interior surface wear from use.
Depth: 1 5/8"
Weight: 13.5oz without packing materials
Maker's mark: "1581 ITALY" handwritten on bottom