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Europe, Map - Italy / Abruzzo, Marche; Braun Georg / Hogenberg Frans - Urbino - Sulmo Ovidii Patria - 1561-1580

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The view above taken from the south-west shows the Palazzo Ducale built on the slope, with the cathedral tower behind it. In the foreground Porta Valbona, with the main axis of the city leading to the fourteenth-century church of San Francesco and, therefore, to the historic centre. In the image below, the view is from the north-east, with Porta Lavigne in the foreground. On the right, the view of Sulmona, surrounded by fourteenth-century fortifications

taken from "Civitates Orbis Terrarum

from above by Braun Georg & Hogenberg Frans.

Latin text on the reverse

NB
There are ancient restorations only on the edges


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The view above taken from the south-west shows the Palazzo Ducale built on the slope, with the cathedral tower behind it. In the foreground Porta Valbona, with the main axis of the city leading to the fourteenth-century church of San Francesco and, therefore, to the historic centre. In the image below, the view is from the north-east, with Porta Lavigne in the foreground. On the right, the view of Sulmona, surrounded by fourteenth-century fortifications

taken from "Civitates Orbis Terrarum

from above by Braun Georg & Hogenberg Frans.

Latin text on the reverse

NB
There are ancient restorations only on the edges

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