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Castel Del Monte - Courtyard
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Courtyard at Castel del Monte

Castel del Monte is located On a hill near Andria in Apulia, a castle of the XIII. Century, built by Emperor Frederick II. The ground plan of the building is an octagon, at each corners there are also octagonal towers. An impressive example of architecture and mathematical understanding during this time.

Copyright: Martin hertel
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Uploaded: 18/09/2013
Updated: 16/06/2014
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Tags: building; castle; puglia; italy; emperor; medieval
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