Pumpkin Bread and Butter Plate, 6.3" by Bordallo Pinheiro
The pumpkin,with its round shape, colors and unmistakable texture could not escape Bordallo's inventive perception, who transformed it into practical bowls and tureens.
Made of earthenware.
Fábrica Bordallo Pinheiro is a Portuguese company specializing in ceramics since 1884. Specializing in the brightly colored form and imagery of faience ware, work from Pinheiro has been the recipient of awards and is in private and museum collections.
The Bordallo Pumpkin Collection is available here.