May 9, 2008

Castelo de Bragança

Este castelo, é parte de um muito belo conjunto arquitectónico incluindo a Muralha, a Igreja de Santa Maria, o Pelourinho - usado para punir delinquentes comums - e a “Domus Municipalis”. Está extremamente bem preservado.
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This castle is part of a beautiful setting that includes the Old Wall, Santa Maria Church, and the Domus building. It also includes the Pelourinho (Pilory), a traditional carved stone pilar that was used for chaining petty criminals as punishment. It is extremely well preserved.
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Aguarela, 30x22 cm, Arches Paper