The old common oven

This old bread oven is still sometimes used. It is a "banal" (communal) oven, which was once used to bake bread for the whole village. A "banal" oven was once subject to the "ban", i.e. the right of the lord, who made such an oven available to his subjects for a fee.

Er Piazza
(main square)

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