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Aosta - Aoste: Cathedral - Cattedrale - Atrium
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The Aosta's Cathedral was founded as early as 11th century, with a number of changes introduced in subsequent centuries. The façade was remade in 1848 in neoclassical style but the atrium visible in the 360 photo dates back to 1522-1536. In the two niches there are the statues of St Anselm and St Giocondo. The overall site is inside the original Roman Forum. In particular on the left side of the Cathedral is the entrance of a unique double-naved Cryptoporticus (covered gallery) of the Roman Empire period.

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Hochgeladen: 13/03/2012
Aktualisiert: 10/04/2014
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Tags: italia; italy; aosta; aoste; church; chiesa; eglise; cathedral; cattedrale; middle age; medieval; medioevo; moyen âge; giocondo; anselm; canterbury; anselmo; anselme; cryptoporticus
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