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Pienza
Comune
Comune di Pienza
Pienza italy.jpg
Pienza is locatit in Italy
Pienza
Pienza
Location o Pienza in Italy
Coordinates: 43°04′43″N 11°40′44″E / 43.07861°N 11.67889°E / 43.07861; 11.67889
Kintra Italy
Region Tuscany
Province Siena (SI)
Frazioni Cosona, La Foce, Monticchiello, Palazzo Massaini, Spadaletto
Govrenment
 • Mayor Marco Del Ciondolo (syne Juin 13, 2004)
Aurie
 • Total 122 km2 (47 sq mi)
Elevation 491 m (1,611 ft)
Population (December 31, 2005)
 • Tot 2,231
 • Density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Pientini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 53026
Dialin code 0578
Patron saunt St. Andrae the Apostle
Saunt day November 30
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid
Pienza
Façade o the Cathedral o Pienza.
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Offeecial name Historic Centre o the Ceety o Pienza
Location Province o Siena, Italy Edit this at Wikidata
Coordinates 43°04′43″N 11°40′44″E / 43.07861°N 11.67889°E / 43.07861; 11.67889
Aurie 122.96 km2 (1.3235×109 sq ft)
Criteria Cultural: i, ii, iv
Reference 789
Inscription 1996 (20t Session)
Wabsteid www.comune.pienza.siena.it
Pienza is locatit in Italy
Pienza
Location o Pienza

Pienza, a toun an comune in the province o Siena, in the Val d'Orcia in Tuscany (central Italy), atween the touns o Montepulciano an Montalcino, is the "touchstane o Renaissance urbanism."[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Adams 1985, p. 99–110. Adams details the piecemeal acquiseetion o parcels o laund bi Pius II.

Citit soorces

  • Adams, Nicholas (May 1985). "The Acquisition of Pienza, 1459-1464". Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 44 (2): 99–110.