The Stadio Dei Marmi is made of Carrara marble, which comes from the eponymous town in Tuscany.
In the 19th century, the work at the quarries was so tough that almost any aspirant worker with sufficient muscles was employed. Many were justice fugitives, convicts or anarchists which explains that general radicalism became part of the heritage of stone quarries.
Proverb says that « in the town of Carrara, even the stones are anarchists ».
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