28th Dec 2010Posted in: Glossary Comments Off on Settignano


Settignano is a picturesque ranged town is northeast of Florence, Italy, with spectacular views. Roman remains are to be found in the borgo which claims connections to Septimus Severus—in whose honor a statue was erected in the oldest square in the 16th century. Though habitation here long preceded the Roman emperor. Settignano was a secure resort for estivation for members of the Guelf faction of Florence.-wikipedia

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