2 Vintage Arles French Cicada - Bee Wall Pockets Vases- Pottery Made in France
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2 French ceramic Cicada (or Cigale as they are called in France) wall pieces. One is a wall pocket with the mouth having a hole to put flowers in and 2 small holes to hang it with. The other is a wall hanger with an open back for hanging. One is marked Arles. In Provence, the Cicada is beloved and the people of the region hang these cigale at their doors with a small bouquet of flowers as a good luck charms. These are vintage and are probably mid century. There is a flake on the bottom of the wall hanging cicada, and a small chip stems from that. see pics The pocket measure 6 1/4 x 3 and the other measures 5 1/2 x 2 I put a flower in the pocket for display, it is not included. Shipping is in the USA only please. Payment is kindly appreciated within 3 days of purchase.