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Notes from the archive

Museums own print collection established to highlight one by one all different details of the history and activities of the Foundry of Barigozzi Bros. Despite their small volumes these pamphlets are richly illustrated with photographs and documents from our archive, having mainly a documentary and popular profile.


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A family of casters
Notes from the archive n.0

This edition is dedicated to the history of the Barigozzi family and to the innovations they brought to the art of founding. A short description on the history and activities of the foundry is also included.

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Bells for S.Maria del Fiore
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Notes from the archive n.1

This issue tells the story of one among the most prestigious assignments undertaken by the foundry in the second half of 900: the production of the bells for the bell tower of Giotto at the Santa Maria del Fiore cathedral in Florence.