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Mona Lisa’s Skeleton Found?

A complete skeleton was found buried beneath the floor of an abandoned nunnery in Florence, Italy, which might belong to Lisa Gherardini — believed to be the inspiration for the painting.

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Top photo: Da Vinci’s The Mona Lisa. Credit: Corbis.

Bottom photo: The now derelict Convent of St. Ursula in Florence, Italy. Credit: Sailko/Wikimedia Commons.

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