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Badge in Turtle's shape

1932

Mantova Museo Urbano Diffuso

Mantova Museo Urbano Diffuso

An amulet testifies the meeting between D’Annunzio and Nuvolari: it is tortoise. “To the fastest man, the slowest animal”, is the dedication of the poet, who gave him the epithet “the Flying Mantuan”. From that day the tortoise shaped pin served to fasten the scarf with the Italian flag Nuvolari wore around his neck when racing.

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  • Title: Badge in Turtle's shape
  • Date Created: 1932

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