Arms of the House of Rospigliosi

Rospigliosi
In use since 1200s?

Blazon: Per quarterly or and azure, four lozenges counterchanged

The Rospigliosi family originated from Milan, but moved to Pistoia in the late 12th century. In the later 1300s, the Rospigliosis became known for their involvement in the wool and cloth trades, as well as tax collection and spices. Their prestige only increased after Giulio Rospigliosi became Pope Clement IX in 1667.

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