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Pistoia : cots of arms of noble families from Pistoia

As promised to my blogger friend Yvonne who visited Pistoia some months ago & asked me the meaning & the belonging to two cots of arms she found in Pistoia during her walks , here it is the first she met : Cancellieri family one of the most powerful family of Pistoia since 1200 . 191 more words

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In which I'm given some answers

Thanks to Miky (*)  who writes a most interesting blog, we now know what this stemma I saw in Pistoia represents. 

The pig/swine is the attribute of the Cancellieri family, who once figured in the political life of Tuscany. 69 more words

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