The art of the goldsmith is an age-old and challenging art that requires skill and precision but, above all, love.
And it is precisely thanks to the love of his work that Gaetano Broggi, the last heir of a family of artisans who were experts in the art of gilding and silvering metals, opened his first workshop in Milan, in 1818. Two hundred years ago.
Cutlery, flatware and sacred objects, whose fame directly reached the royal court of Turin.
There are the old stories of Milan that tell of his daring journey by stagecoach, with bellows, cauldrons and metals, in a time of long and most certainly uncomfortable journeys;
then there is history…Read More