SAN LEO FORTRESS 2013 ITALY MAXIMUM CARD
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The Fortress of San Leo is a castle on the border of the Marche and Romagna regions of central Italy, and famous as the death-place of Count Cagliostro. In 1502 Cesare Borgia , and in support of Pope Alexander VI , took possession of the fortress. At the death of the pope , in 1503 , Guidobaldo da Montefeltro took possession of his dominions. In 1516 the Florentine troops, supported this time by Leo X and guided by Antonio Ricasoli penetrated in the city and commandeered the fort.