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  • Examples dating from the 10th to the 1 1th century have been discovered hidden by whitewash on the oldest parts of the nave walls of the church of S.
  • The open work was filled up with whitewash, the painting and gilding effaced, the furniture soiled, torn or removed.
  • Agostino, discovered in 1902 under a coating of whitewash.
  • Within the curtain stand the monastic buildings, a large garden and a cruciform chapel, with many curious old stone carvings, half hidden beneath whitewash.
  • 1 A remarkable series of 14th-century frescoes, in perfect condition, were disclosed in 1909 by the removal of the whitewash which had for centuries covered the interior of this fine church.