Traditional, artistic greeting bread from Sardinia, Italy. Photographs by Roberto Bigano.
On the island of Sardinia, Italy, many still bake bread at home. Some bakeries will sell bread shaped like a dragoon, animal, or mythological figure. Parents will even create toys out of bread in the form of dinosaurs, bags, shoes.

For special events, like Easter and weddings, these “bread sculptures”, often showcasing high levels of imagination and artistic ability, are given as an expression of good wishes. More intricate ones will be finely painted and include clothing like the Easter bread and egg dolls. Read More

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  • Bead Holy water stoup (Acquasantiera in Pane). Tramazza, Oristano, Sardinia

    Bead Holy water stoup from Sardinia. Acquasantiera in Pane

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    Bead Holy water stoup from Sardinia. Acquasantiera in Pane

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    Bead Holy water stoup from Sardinia. Acquasantiera in Pane. Photo Roberto Bigano
    Settimo San Pietro. Cagliari, Italy.
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  • Traditional, artistic greeting bread from Sardinia, Italy.

    Lent Cross Cruxi Quaresimale. Traditional Bread from Sardinia

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    Lent Cross Cruxi Quaresimale. Traditional Bread from Sardinia

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    Cruxi Quaresimale – Lent Cross – Croce quaresimale. Traditional Symbolic and Religious Bread from Sardinia. Photo Roberto Bigano
    Settimo San Pietro. Cagliari, Italy.
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  • Cruxi Quaresimale Lent Cross Traditional Religious Bread from Sardinia

    Cruxi Quaresimale – Lent Cross. Symbolic and religious bread from Sardinia

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    Cruxi Quaresimale – Lent Cross. Symbolic and religious bread from Sardinia

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    Cruxi Quaresimale – Lent Cross – Croce quaresimale. Traditional Symbolic and Religious Bread from Sardinia. Photo Roberto Bigano
    Settimo San Pietro. Cagliari, Italy.
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  • Seven legs doll. (Pippia a setti cambas “bambola a sette gambe

    Traditional bread from Sardinia. Calendar Seven Legs Doll. Royalty-free

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    Traditional bread from Sardinia. Calendar Seven Legs Doll. Royalty-free

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    Traditional seven legs bread doll. (“Pippia a setti cambas” “bambola a sette gambe”). Baked at the beginning of lent. Any week a leg is removed to measure the time remaining to Easter.
    Settimo San Pietro. Cagliari, Italy.
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  • Seven legs doll. (Pippia a setti cambas "bambola a sette gambe), Easter calendar. Settimo san Pietro (CA)

    Calendar Seven Legs Doll. Artistic bread from Sardinia. Royalty-free

    $29.00

    Calendar Seven Legs Doll. Artistic bread from Sardinia. Royalty-free

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    Traditional seven legs bread doll. (“Pippia a setti cambas” “bambola a sette gambe”). Baked at the beginning of lent. Any week a leg is removed to measure the time remaining to Easter.
    Settimo San Pietro. Cagliari, Italy.
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