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Churches >  Church of Santa Maria Formosa
Memorial to Vincenzo Cappello

Author: Anonymous
Century: XVI°
DATE: 1541  POSITION: opposite to the façade - left side -  MEASUREMENT: -     METHOD: sculpture  MATERIAL: marble

The inscription on the sepulchre memorial commemorates the senator Vicenzo Cappello and it is flanked by two pairs of crossed shields: the left represents the lion in moleca, a symbol of Venice in war while on the right, a hat represents the family's coat of arms.

The bas-relief under the urn represents naval combat scene.
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