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Gostanzo Landucci Florentine

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1479

January 27

My brother Gostanzo returned from the Levant.

Source: A Florentine Diary, p. 26

1481 in Prato

October 8

My brother Gostanzo won the Palio at Santa Liperata, and this was the first that he had won with his horse called "il Draghetto" (the Little Dragon). He had bought two horses from Barbary: one called "il Pelligrino" (the Pilgrim) he sold to the Count of Urbino, getting 100 ducats for it.

Source: A Florentine Diary, p. 33

December 26

My brother Gostanzo won the Palio of Prato with his horse Draghetto.

Source: A Florentine Diary, p. 33

1485 in Arezzo and Siena

July 17

The Florentines made the Count of Pitigliano(1) Capitano, and gave him the baton. And the Sienese made the Signore da Farnese their Capitano.

Source: A Florentine Diary, p. 41

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