Cultural Corridors of South East Europe

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Moise Palace

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Moise Palace

About the site

Corridor: Via Adriatica
Country: Croatia, Island of Cres
Type: Historic Town
Epoch: Middle Ages
World Heritage:
Middle AgesHistoric Town

The palace is the largest among the patrician structures in Cres. The estate owner from Senj of Jewish descent, Moysevich began building in the 15th century a monumental residential palace in the Gothic and Renaissance style. The main facade has an elaborate architectural structure and elements of plastic with a prominent family coat of arms showing a lion holding David's star.

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