Monday, January 10, 2011
Heraldry in Florence, Part Three
In the next two or three entries to this blog, we’re going to discuss the one coat of arms that can be found more frequently than any other in the city of Florence. Surprisingly, this coat is not the arms of the city of Florence, nor even the arms of the people of Florence. It is, however, the heraldry of what is probably the most famous family of Renaissance Florence, the de’ Medici.