"The Mouth of Truth" Bocca della Verita ? Mouth of Truth - in Santa Maria in Cosmedin Tip by monica71

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  • Mouth of Truth - Rome
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If you come to Rome, you have to stop by it! I think a trip to Rome is not complete without taking a picture here. The Mouth of Truth is located in the atrium of Santa Maria in Cosmedin church. The mask is believed to be part of a 1st century Roman fountain that was portraying several pagan Gods.

Address: Piazza della Bocca della Verita
Phone: +39 06 678 7759
Website: http://www.dpsusa.com/bdv.html

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  • Updated Jan 29, 2009
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