The Magi Chapel: Secret # 2

Magi Chapel, Florence: Benozzo Gozzoli Fresco, south wallThe Magi Chapel is famous room, located at Palazzo Medici Riccardi in Florence, once home of the Medici family in the Renaissance.
The south wall has its own secret.
On top left, the Medici’s Trebbio Castle is shown.
The castle was restored, on Cosimo il Vecchio’s assigment, by the Medici favorite architect Michelozzo between 1427 and 1433.

The Magi Chapel: Secret # 1

Magi Chapel, Florence: Benozzo Gozzoli Fresco, west wallThe Magi Chapel is famous room, located at Palazzo Medici Riccardi in Florence, once home of the Medici family in the Renaissance.
While the east wall is the most famous, as it shows the Medici’s, also the west wall shows some interesting characters.
For example, you can find exotic animals, which were rare in the Fifteen century Florence.