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The Santa Verdiana Museum, Castelfiorentino

14:42 28 August in

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Museum of Sacred Art
of Certaldo

14:06 28 August in

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The Museum of Archeology and Ceramics of Montelupo

14:39 29 August in

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The Museum of the Collegiate
Church of Sant’Andrea

14:30 29 August in

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The Montespertoli Museum
of Sacred Art

11:40 11 November in

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The Museum
of Fucecchio

14:16 11 November in

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The House of Pontormo

14:51 11 November in

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The Jerusalem of San Vivaldo

15:57 11 November in

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