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    Medieval Croatian city of Bribir, situated in Vinodol (Val de vin) valley was for four centuries under government of the Counts of Veglia (i. e. … Read More
    Medieval Croatian city of Bribir, situated in Vinodol (Val de vin) valley was for four centuries under government of the Counts of Veglia (i. e. Frangipane family). Then in 16th century comes under the rule Counts of Zriny family. Both, Zriny and Frangipane were mighty and famous Croatian magnates. Most parts of the castle in Bribir were integrated in other buildings, and only the quadratic tower called "Turan", built in 1302 was recently renewed. By the order of Community of Bribir in those renewed area medieval cultural and historic heredity of Vinodol and Bribir is presented. The approach is educational, aiming to present to present to the touristic and cultural public the rich heritage of coat arms, medieval arms, seals and flags of Frangipani Counts of Veglia and Counts of Zriny families. Medieval arms and flags were redesigned in accordance of the rules of heraldry and according to historic sources, but according also to proper designer's approach. Seals were reconstructed according to existing historical seals, and the additional heraldic decorations and the Counts-Throne are here to evoke medieval ambientation and together with belvedere and souvenirs are aiming to enrich the cultural and tourist offer of Bribir. Read Less
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