Casabella No. 861

A surprise discovery in the Tuscan landscape

An excerpt from the article by Marco Mulazzani

[ … The kindergarten owes its name to the discovery of an eight-metre long whale fossil dating back to the Pliocene Epoch, which was found during excavations for the building’s foundations. However, we cannot fail to observe that associating the construction, both in terms of its architectural design and when observed from some external points of view, with the profile of a small cetacean, would be equally legitimate for those who are not aware of this discovery… ]

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