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transportation of mortars

1495

January 13

on Sunday

13th January (Tuesday). The mortars were fetched from Arezzo and sent to Pisa, and many spingarde,(1) and a quantity of powder. All this time it was endeavoured to keep peace, amongst the discords of the citizens.

(1) Spingarda; a small old-fashioned piece of ordnance.

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The moon was waning gibbous that night.
Sunrise in Arezzo was at 6:06 AM and sunset was at 6:13 PM.
Sunrise in Pisa was at 6:06 AM and sunset was at 6:13 PM.

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Luca Landucci; "A Florentine Diary"; p. 80

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