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San Sepolcro Church
Sardinia

The San Sepolcro Church was seat of the Confraternity of Prayer and Death (1564) who scattered clods of dirt originating from Christ's burial ground and then took care of burrying the poor and those sentenced to death. The church has been build on top of a baptismal fountain dating back to the fourth century together with artefacts from the first and second century.

Copyright: Hans Zijlstra
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 13524x6762
Taken: 11/12/2012
Uploaded: 11/12/2012
Updated: 16/10/2014
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Tags: church; san sepolcro; cagliari; sardinia
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Sardinia is the second-largest island in the Mediterranean Sea (after Sicily). The area of Sardinia is 24,090 square kilometres (9,301 sq mi). The island is surrounded (clockwise from north) by the French island of Corsica, the Italian Peninsula, Tunisia and the Balearic Islands. Sardinia is a constitutional part of Italy, with a special statute of regional autonomy under the Italian Constitution. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sardinia