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Italian heraldic dictionary


Image of the heraldic term: Castello
fortified building, embattled, equipped with one or more towers ("turreted of 1, 2, 3 pieces"); if it has closed doors or windows of different enamel it is said "closed of ...", if instead it brings them open so as to see the field it is said "open of ..." and the enamel of the field.
Images taken from the valuable work "Raccolta Ceramelli Papiani"