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Ercole e Caco

Piazza della Signoria, 50122, Florence, Italy
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Founder of the City!

As you enter the Palazzo Vecchio, you will be greeted by a copy of David by Michelangelo and the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Maggi713
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Baltimore, Maryland
ONE OF THE TWELVE LABORS OF HERCULES

One of two statues, which flank the entrance to Palazzo Vecchio. This statue, unveiled in 1534... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
SoCalOregonian
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Murrieta, California
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3 weeks ago
“Founder of the City!”
27 Apr 2018
“ONE OF THE TWELVE LABORS OF HERCULES”
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Piazza della Signoria, 50122, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As you enter the Palazzo Vecchio, you will be greeted by a copy of David by Michelangelo and the statue of Hercules and Cacus, which was sculpted by Baccio Bandinelli. It was done in the years 1530-1533 and placed in 1534. It was to symbolize...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

One of two statues, which flank the entrance to Palazzo Vecchio. This statue, unveiled in 1534, depicts Hercules defeating the evil Cacus for stealing cattle during the saga of the Twelve Labors of Hercules. Please give a thumbs up if you found this review helpful

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Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio
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