Italy Toscana Firenze

Fontana del Porcellino

Bronze fountain sculpture depicting a wild boar, famed for its snout-rubbing tradition believed to bring luck.
  • Piazza del Mercato Nuovo

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Touch the snout of Il Porcellino in Florence, Italy to bring fortune. It is also believed that placing a coin in the muzzle of the wild boar and letting it fall into the grate below brings luck.

laurenmack 3 years ago

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