Online Gazetteer of Sixteenth Century Florence

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Square 65

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  • 1 - Ponte S. Trinita
  • 2 - Pal. Bardi-Guicciardini
  • 3 - Pal. Frescobaldi
  • 4 - Pal. Lodovico Capponi
  • 5 - Pal. Machiavelli
  • 6 - Pal. Ridolfi Ricasoli Firidolfi

Streets, Parishes, Notes:

"Quarter: S. Spirito, Parishes: S. Frediano, S. Jacopo sopra Arno, Streets: Borgo S. Jacopo {p}, Lungarno, V dello Sprone {p}, V Maggio {p} V. S. Spirito {p}. Square 65 had a moderate number of households, many patricians, some households with servants, few households w/o surnames, and some households headed by widows. The Buontalenti? "Shell" fountain at the corner of V Maggio, Borgo S. Jacopo, V dello Sprone appeared ca. 1570."

Photo courtesy Musei Comunali Firenze.
map of square 65