One of the essential component of the ancient Tropean State, was the craftsmanship activity which nowadays is being carried out by few followers and is bound to come to an end, although consistent reminders of this activity are left. Fabbri street is still a vivid memory among the eldest generation; here the craftsmen made every kind of objects, and, in earlier times even pianos, rifles and guns. The farm tools made here were the strongest for time wear resistance. This production was one of the linking element in the economical trade between the city and the country. Silk-milling constituted of another important economical element.