Lupa (Wolf) statues statue at the Siena Cathedral, the symbol of the Wolf district in the medieval city of Siena, a UNESCO a World Heritage Site, in Tuscany, central Italy. These districts were set up in the Middle Ages in order to supply troops to the many military companies that were hired to defend Siena as it fought to defend its independence from Florence and other nearby city states.

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Lupa (Wolf) statues statue at the Siena Cathedral, the symbol of the Wolf district in the medieval city of Siena, a UNESCO a World Heritage Site, in Tuscany, central Italy. These districts were set up in the Middle Ages in order to supply troops to the many military companies that were hired to defend Siena as it fought to defend its independence from Florence and other nearby city states.

Copyright Wolfgang Kaehler


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