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  • Noteworthy among the buildings within the ancient citadel is a small tetrastyle temple, variously ascribed to Jupiter and Minerva, the portico supported by six monolithic columns of cippolino, four being in front.
  • The present fabric is largely modern; while the portico was designed by Inigo Jones.
  • The principal entrance, reached by a flight of 23 steps, is ornamented with a portico supported by four black-veined marble columns.
  • Benedetto, of a building in opus quadratum, supposed to have been a public portico, under the monastery of S.
  • Basilica with a vaulted portico and a nave and two aisles begun in 1103, a mosaic pavement in the Cosmatesque style, a good ambo resting on columns and decorated with mosaics showing traces of Moorish influence, a Paschal candelabrum, and an organ gallery of similar style.

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