|galileo's middle finger on display in Florence
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|Author:||general hoke [ Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:36 pm ]|
|Post subject:||galileo's middle finger on display in Florence|
http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/gali ... dle-finger
I found this odd but interesting. Galileo was buried with his family because the church would not allow it. They had a change of heart, dug him up and reburied him. Only his fingers and a tooth were stolen. Long story short the middle finger was recovered and is in a egg shaped shrine.
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