Claret Cup: Drink English according to the recipe from Pellegrino Artusi

By |2020-01-20T01:01:57+00:0020 January 2020|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Claret Cup That to prepare the Claret Cup, is the recipe number 730 the famous cookbook by Pellegrino Artusi, The science of cooking - The art of [...]

Regent: Story of a Diamond Bringing Luck

By |2020-01-05T02:06:13+00:005 January 2020|Middle Ages, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

Diamond said "Regent" The Regent is an ancient and beautiful diamond that brings with it an incredible story of grief and tragedy (also see http://www.pilloledistoria.it/12667/medioevo/diamante-azzurro-gemma). Practically, [...]

Blue Diamond, Gemma a Beautiful and Damned

By |2020-01-03T00:24:58+00:002 January 2020|Middle Ages, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

The blue diamond jewelry that you can see in the picture is the famous blue diamond, a precious stone beautiful but accompanied by a bad reputation. For in fact it, and [...]

William Blackstone, the first manufacturer of washing machines (1874)

By |2019-11-22T00:41:28+00:0022 November 2019|Events Characters Politics, Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

An old washing machine model. That of William Blackstone is dated 1874 The washer has a long history (see http://www.pilloledistoria.it/9460/storia-contemporanea/lantenata-della-lavatrice), but we may consider the American merchant William Blackstone [...]

“Cesso”: because the Cabinet is also called So?

By |2019-09-03T01:50:55+00:003 September 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Anecdotes and curiosities, Anecdotes and curiosities, Great Civilizations, Middle Ages, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

Former cabinet "Cesso" It is a word that we all know and use not only to define commonly swim, but also as a synonym for something (or someone) that we find [...]

Words of love: the 10 the Belle of Italian Literature

By |2019-07-29T19:13:01+00:0029 July 2019|Middle Ages, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

The words of love never go out of fashion: They were wonderful in the past, are the time Facebook and Twitter and will be in the future. The love, and to, holds [...]

Calendar: the most Important Stages of its History

By |2019-07-18T02:54:31+00:0017 July 2019|Middle Ages, Roma, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

The calendar is an object that is part of our daily life and we are quick to reperirne a copy near the end of the year (After the summer we will start [...]

Film Red Light: when it was Prime Screened in Italy?

By |2019-07-08T01:41:18+00:008 July 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Female Nude start '900. It dates back to 1901 the first showing of a red-light films in Italy The first film was screened in red light [...]

Grace Kelly: Unparalleled the Princess Grace of Monaco

By |2019-05-16T23:31:19+00:0016 May 2019|Cinema-TV-Show, Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

A beautiful first floor of Grace Kelly You want to know everything about Grace Kelly, the unforgettable Princess of Monaco, Former Hollywood actress and wife of Rainier III? Then read this [...]