OUR HISTORY

The Factory Vecchia Deruta ceramics was founded in 1970. It is specialized in the production of the ancient Deruta style. The city of Deruta is the real source of artistic inspiration, with its past pottery and its historical tradition.

The owner of the factory, Francesca Niccacci, has found the leitmotifs of her production trough a detailed study of the 16th and 17th century ceramics in Italy and thanks to the Italian Renaissance painters. This ancient art is capable of fitting into any office a living oneness of all shades and colors, taken from the beautiful rolling hills of Umbria.

Vecchia Deruta ceramics are totally handmade and painted with only five colors, according to the Renaissance method.
The company is renown for its high quality products and its commitment to innovation, soon becoming the leading company in the production of artistic ceramics industry. Over the years our collections have become international successes that have contributed to the history our company and to the reputation of Deruta ceramics.