Travel to Italy: Venice History: Photo 5
Same place, bluer day.
The Bible in the lion's claws usually says "Peace be unto thee, Mark my Evangelist," but in this case, the book is appropriately closed. The inscription celebrates the momentary victory over the Turks at Lepanto in 1571.
Back to Italy: Venice History chapter
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