The Codes

Title: Towers of Bologna Laws

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Date: 1256, 1265

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Miller, Naomi. Renaissance Bologna: A Study in Architectural Form and Content. Peter Lang, New York: 1989, pg. 30.

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Description: Regulates against the demolition of towers in order to preserve the character of the city. Also limits the height of towers to 15 ponti (or, 21 m.).

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