Silversmiths in Florence since 1880

Our History

Silversmiths in Florence for nearly 150 years, were born in 1880 with Giuseppe Peruzzi and his wife Giulia.

The Florentine handicrafts tradition on Ponte Vecchio, famous place all over the world, the ability to produce unique silver objects in their own crafts laboratory, the taste in choosing products of the most important international brands in the trade, are the elements featuring Peruzzi brothers.

One Florence handicrafts tradition of silverware which after Giuseppe Peruzzi goes on of ‘900 with their sons Gustavo, Guglielmo, Gino, Gastone, Guglielmina.

In 1910 Peruzzi brothers silverware reaches United States, where Gino, Gastone e Guglielmina Peruzzi opened the American branch in Boston, setting up Fratelli Peruzzi Silversmiths in Boylston Street.

For over 60 years Fratelli Peruzzi silver products were appreciated by American and the firm came back Italian at 100 % in 1973.

United States experience gave the firm a new vision and a better knowledge of the International dynamics and tastes which nowadays allows to Fratelli Peruzzi to sell their own silver creations all over the world.

Peruzzi brothers history is also witnessed by ID brand C.C.I.A.A, among the oldest in Florence (FI114).

The leadership of Fratelli Peruzzi's firm leadership was taken by Gilberto and Gino who in 1992 changed it in one man firm.

Nowadays Gianna Peruzzi (the fourth generation of Florence silversmiths) with her sister in law Laura, who started in 2015 the project “Ponte Vecchio workshops” with a second store opening (naturally on Ponte Vecchio where you can find non only Fratelli Peruzzi's creations, but a selection of the Florence craftsmen excellence, too) deal the company.