The Convent of San Pancrazio

Via San Pancrazio, Barbarano Vicentino
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On the small promontory which surrounds Barbarano from the east, there is a church and a Franciscan monastery, built in 1501, dedicated to Pancrazio, a young Roman knight martyred in 304. The interior houses a sophisticated terracotta depicting the Virgin and Child dating from the late fifteenth century. In the cloister there is a rectangular well dating back to the sixteenth century, the outer sides of which are covered with reliefs: the south side with the embrace of Jesus, to the north the Sun with the monogram of Christ in the middle, a dove to the east and to the west we find the cross of Jerusalem.


Initiative funded by the Rural Development program for Veneto 2007 – 2013 – Axis 4 – Leader
Organization responsible for information: Vicenza è soc. cons. r. l.
Managing Authority designated for the implementation: The Region of Veneto – Plans and Programs of Primary Sector Directorate

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Vicenza è Società Cons.r.l.
Via Montale 25, 36100 Vicenza - Italy

Phone: +39 0444 96 43 80
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