Greece: Peloponnesus - maui-mike
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A bombard on the battlements of the Palamidi Fort's main gun embrasure. Note the Lion of Saint Mark, the emblem of medieval Venice, as well as the date of manufacture (1696) emblazoned on the barrel of this piece. (Nauplion)

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