Arcisate

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Arcisate
Comune
Comune di Arcisate
Alcide de Gasperi Square
Alcide de Gasperi Square
Map of comune of Arcisate (province of Varese, region Lombardy, Italy).svg
Arcisate is located in Italy
Arcisate
Arcisate
Location of Arcisate in Italy
Coordinates: 45°52′N 08°52′E / 45.867°N 8.867°E / 45.867; 8.867Coordinates: 45°52′N 08°52′E / 45.867°N 8.867°E / 45.867; 8.867
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Varese (VA)
Frazioni Brenno Useria, Velmaio
Government
 • Mayor Angelo Pierobon
Area
 • Total 12 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation 372 m (1,220 ft)
Population (31 December 2004)
 • Total 9,776
 • Density 810/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Demonym Arcisatesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 21051
Dialing code 0332
Patron saint San Vittore
Saint day 8 May
Website Official website

Arcisate is a town and comune located in the province of Varese, in the Lombardy region of northern Italy. The celebrated Arcisate Treasure of Roman silverware was found in the town in the nineteenth century. It is now in the British Museum. [1]

The Campanile in Arcisate
The Arcisate Treasure in the British Museum































References[edit]

  1. ^ British Museum Collection [1]