The name recalls its symbolic value: a gift to show off with a certain kind of female presumption.
Dating back to the eighteenth century, this jewel was a gift, a “present” received by young women as a promise of love.
Amazing like a flower you can find walking on Majella, one of our most loved mountains the Presentosa is a star surrounded by golden curls, in the middle of a filigree fabric, on which metaphorical variations are laid.
Jewel of undoubted aesthetic value, among the best known in the popular Abruzzo’s tradition, it still talks of love, as in the past.
The precious feeling expressed with the gift of a magic jewel, that had to protect own beloved’s heart.
Presentosa holds the old tradition and memory of pastoral Abruzzo.
Testi a cura di L. Sette