Split: Marulić Capital

MarulicCap

Capital bearing the Marulić crest: City Museum, Split

The poet and humanist Marko Marulic was born in Papalic Palace in 1450. Now the home of the City Museum in Split, a capital bearing the crest of Marulic is on display which dates to the late 15th century / early 16th century. The capital is likely to have been part of the Marulic Palace and the crest is in a simple shield depicting a lion with a raised paw in the upper section over symmetrical wings.

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