Bordallo Pinheiro Emigrant Sardine

Bordallo Pinheiro Emigrant Sardine


Expressing economic crisis and explosive emigration, an airmail message conveys communication between emigrants & their left behind loved ones. 

Originally designed in the 19th century, each iconic fish celebrates Portuguese culture & gastronomy and today is the summer symbol of Lisbon.

Charming reminders of adventure, travel, and the beauty and triumph of seeking or enjoying the good life,  these decorative sardines are conversation starters and tokens of the intersection of Portuguese humor and art.

Made in Portugal

1.675” W x 7.2” L x 1.675” H

Hand wash only.

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