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CASTEL SANT’ANGELO’S ANGEL

The bronze 18th century angel that can be admired on the summit of Castel S. Angelo is linked to an ancient legend: during the terrible plague of 590 AD, on the mausoleum appeared an angel who sheathed his sword, thus symbolizing the end of the terrible epidemic.

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Rome Tribunal Registration no. 56 del 23.03.17

Director Stefano Zerbi - Editing: Valeria De Mitri Pugno