Matera Sentence Examples
- MATERA, a city of Basilicata, Italy, in the province of Potenza, from which it is 68 m.
- The principal building is the cathedral of the archbishopric of Acerenza and Matera, formed in 1203 by the union of the two bishoprics, dating respectively from 300 and 398.
- Under the Normans Matera was a countship for William Bras de Fer and his successors.
- The chief towns are Potenza (pop. 1901, 16,186), Avigliana (18,313), Matera (17, 237), Melfi (14,649), Rionero in Vulture (11,809), Lauria (10,099).