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TREASURES OF CALABRIA REVEALED

  • Embassy of Italy 3000 Whitehaven Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20008 United States (map)

TREASURES OF CALABRIA REVEALED

From Bronzi di Riace and Varia di Palmi (Unesco Intangible Cultural Heritage)
to the "Beg Armudi" (Bergamot), the Green Gold of Reggio Calabria

Overview of the importance to protect and preserve the Treasures of Calabria Region starting from tangible cultural heritage artifact as 'Bronzi di Riace' and the 'Saint Agostino Museum Complex' trough intangible as 'Varia' di Palmi, which is part of a network of "Celebrations of big shoulder-borne processional structures", inserted in 2013 in the list of UNESCO "Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity" to the Beg armudi" (Bergamot) a very important part of the local cultural identity used in perfumery and in the pharmaceutical industry since 1800.

Followed by a reception.

LOCATION
Embassy of Italy
3000 Whitehaven Street NW
Washington, DC 20008

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