Sicily - Japan, synthesis of two ancient cultures

Nobiles Officinae

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Nobiles Officinae

Fabrics narrating the history of Sicily

Fabrics and artefacts held in museums and collections around the world tell centuries of encounters, ideas, intellectual exchanges in a Sicily marked by multiple cultures, from which it acquired knowledge and techniques.

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Furoshiki

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Furoshiki

The interest in Furoshiki, the Japanese art of wrapping, containing, transporting objects by folding and knotting a fabric, is also making his way in the West. An old tradition that once again shows us the refinement and aesthetic taste so developed in Japanese culture.

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