Rosso Fuoco (Red Fire)
A few years ago, while starting the extraction of Basalt blocks from our quarry in Camporotondo /Belpasso, under the lava blanket and thus under the rock, we had a pleasant surprise: we discovered the Etna Basalt called ‘Fuoco Rosso (Red Fire).
Hand-worked with Medium-sized Chisel
Hand-working with a fine, medium-sized or large Chisel is the oldest surface treatment for Etna lava stone and was carried out with a tip or drill and mallet by skilled manual operators called stone-cutters and furthermore, in our family, by dad and granddad. Read More