The griffins of San Marco Basilica

May 2, 2015

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Griffin at San Marco Basilica, Venezia, Italy -- Venice A griffin on the exterior of Basilica di San Marco in Venice, Italy, October 2014

Photography of a griffin on the exterior of San Marco Basilica in Venezia, Italy -- Venice, Italy A companion griffin at Basilica di San Marco, Venice, Italy, October 2014

Learn more about Saint Mark’s Basilica here.

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One Response to “The griffins of San Marco Basilica”

  1. Robert Pimm Says:

    Admirable photos, which highlight the size of the griffins. One grasps a bull in his talons; the other, possibly, a lion. Who would have thought griffins were that massive? Mythical beasts but serious characters…


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