The Winged Leo

The winged Leo of Saint Marc was a symbol of the Venetian dominion i n all the subordinates countries. He held the book with the inscription 'Pax tibi Marce evangelista meo', but in some regions, where was war or in border regions, the book was closed. Here, the Leo on the belfry of the Umag / Umago pharish church.

Folder: Istria Discovered

Uploaded: Sep 14, 2015

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Tags: Umag, Umago, Istria, Venetian, St. Marc, Vinged Leo

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