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Canosa di Puglia

Mausoleo di Boemondo d'Altavilla

Mausoleo di Boemondo d'Altavilla - Canosa di Puglia

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The funeral monument is dedicated to Boemondo of Hauteville Prince of Antioch, a Norman hero during the 1st Crusade. Erected in 1111 against the outer wall of the Cathedrals right hand transept. The structure is inspired by the Crusading adventures of Bohemond and the mausoleum itself looks very much like the temple built over the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.

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