Airoldi Giovanni started to collect minerals in 1967, after finding -to coincidentally- a splendid block of quartz dragon-shaped in Cervinia (Aosta).
The passion for mineralogy has been transmitted to his son Vittorio that has expanded in the study, cutting and collection of precious stones.
Currently Airoldi John and Victor have:
a collection of minerals that matters 1500 parts of which 70% the result of research and 30% arising out of the bag and exchange;
a small collection "Micromount" Vesuvius with 2500 pieces and about 130 variety;
a collection of precious stones (cut by themselves) from around the world, composed by 80 pieces.
(Mineralogical Group Geopalontologico Brianteo) Bernareggio (MY)
The 27 September Giovanni Airoldi was elected Federal Councilor and member of the Governing Council of the European Federation of Paleontology and Mineralogy for the three years 1981-1983
the 15 May Giovanni Airoldi is elected to the board of auditors of the European Federation of Paleontology and Mineralogy
the 12 November Giovanni Airoldi was elected national coordinator of the European Federation of Paleontology and Mineralogy
the 15 April Giovanni Airoldi is recorded in the gold of the European Federation of Paleontology and Mineralogy, for the merits acquired
Vittorio Airoldi follows the course of Gemology at the Italian Gemological Institute.
John and Vittorio Airoldi begin the design activities and facet of precious and semiprecious stones.
The 01 November Giovanni Vittorio and start a new business, AIROLDI G&V Vittorio Airoldi, handicraft production and sale Jewels.
July Vittorio Airoldi setter Goldsmith received his diploma at the 'IRIGEM of Rosa
October , la Airoldi G&V Vittorio Airoldi got Trademark (MI * 1908) for its jewelry.
June, La Airoldi G&V acquires 15 years of experience goldsmith from Facchetti Goldsmith workshop Diego constituting the Airoldi Facchetti and snc Goldsmith Center
September 29, It has opened its new show-room store in Via Don Perego 4 a Merate (Lecco).
Vittorio Airoldi graduated gemologist of the 'Gemological Institute of Antwerp International (I.G.I.) on the diamond
The Airoldi Facchetti and snc opened a new store ( AIROLDI DIAMONDS) in Via Manzoni 27 a Merate (Lecco)