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VMs: Re: Naviglio Grande & the map page...
On Tuesday 15 October 2002 9:40 pm, Nick Pelling wrote:
> was planning to travel to Milan shortly to test this out - perhaps I will,
> perhaps I won't... I've posted the details so far here anyway. :-)
If you visit the Castello Sforzesco, bear in mind that it has been heavily
restored (it has dove tail embattlements, perhaps it had them originally but
I think that the current ones are part of the modern (1900's) restoration).
Inside, there is a collection of large tapestries with the signs of the
zodiac. The Pisces one has the two fishes connected by a line as in the vms,
but this is perhaps the standard depiction of the sign at the time.