The chapter argues that the 12th-century plan of the burgh of St Andrews was deliberately modelled on that of the Vatican Borgo, because of the claims of the bishops of St Andrews to have relics of the brother of St Peter. It argues that Compostela is similarly planned.
|Title of host publication||Artistic Practices and Cultural Transfer in Early Modern Italy|
|Subtitle of host publication||Essays in Honour of Deborah Howard|
|Editors||Nebahat Avcioğlu, Allison Sherman|
|Place of Publication||Aldershot|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2015|