Ficulle

Church of Santa Maria Vecchia - Ficulle

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Piazza Duomo 24 - 05018 Orvieto
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The remarkable church of Santa Maria Vecchia is situated just outside the walls of Ficulle. Until the end of the XVI century it was the old parish
The typical Gothic façade shows a beautiful XIII century portal. The entrance is raised and accessible via double staircase. The church was restored. Inside they are kept frescos of the XIV and XV centuries, two wooden statues of Santa Cristina and the Assumption of the sixteenth century and an interesting Roman memorial stone which has the representation of the god Mithras. Remarkable capitals with High Middle Ages reliefs.