4. Canakkale Figure- Greek Evzone

Canakkale 19th - Private Collection Athens Greece

Canakkale figure of a Greek traditional warrior called Evzone. Storage item dated from the end of 19th or early 20th century. Red earthenware with splashes of green and brown paint.
Canakkale is the third most important Turkish pottery center after Iznik and Kutahya with important activity between 1670 and 1922. Although Canakkale ceramics constitutes a recent field of investigation, they have become an object of comprehensive research and passionate “hunt” from ceramic collectors.

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