Abbadia Lariana
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Silk Museum Mounts

In the 1818 Pietro Monti, throwster, came to Abbadia Lariana from Milan. He transformed the old building for felting wool into a place for the production of silk. In 1869 he enlarged the building and he added a new one for the spinning of cocoon; the first of the two spinning machines was demolished and in its place three rectangular spinning machines were built. The second circular spinning machine, which hadn't been working since 1934, was bought by the Abegg family. It was dismantled and offered to the Technorama Museum of Winterhurt in the 1965. Throwing activity lasted until 19


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