Tarchna, Corneto, Tarquinia

It was constructed between the 12th and 13th centuries, built upon a rectangular base and attached at the corner to a two-storey building.

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The wall surfaces are smooth and constructed of squared “macco” stone seamed together with a cement mixture of lime, sand and the mineral “pozzolana”. It is decorated in the upper section of the “nenfro” cornice with large jutting shelf-like tablets. The base of the tower is of hewn stone rectangular blocks, out of which a semicircular, now partially sealed, arched door opens.

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THE ETRUSCANS

THE ETRUSCANS

TARCHNA, CORNETO, TARQUINIA

TARCHNA, CORNETO, TARQUINIA

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MAREMMA BETWEEN SEA AND NATURE

TARQUINIA, A LITERARY PLACE

TARQUINIA, A LITERARY PLACE

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