The Unicorn of Vittorio Amedeo

The enthusiasm of collectors of the Savoy Kings arrives to exhibit exceptional pieces, which were picked up in the closets and in the wunderkammer to amaze visitors. In the inventory made after the death of Vittorio Amedeo I (1637) we mention among others what was considered the most powerful of magical amulets: "a little piece of Unicorn"

A Unicorn in a bestiary, 1600

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