Snake figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1900

Snake majolica figural pitcher produced by Mafra of Portugal circa 1900. This fierce looking python is protectively coiled up and rising to challenge a nearby threat. This is an intricately designed pitcher consisting of the large snake all coiled up and its tail forming the handle of the pitcher.

Maker:

Mafra

Portugal

circa 1900

Model #:

Majolica

Height:

12 3/4"

large

Size:

Snake figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1900
Snake figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1900
Snake figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1900
Snake figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1900
Snake figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1900
Snake figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1900
Snake figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1900