Decision : CONF 201 VIII.C
Inscription: La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia (Spain)

La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia

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Spain

C (i) (iv)

The Committee decided to inscribe the nominated property on the basis of cultural criteria (i) and (iv), considering that the site is of outstanding universal value as it is a wholly exceptional example of a secular building in late Gothic style, which dramatically illustrates the power and wealth of one of the great Mediterranean mercantile cities.

 

Documents
 Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
 WHC-96/CONF.201/09
Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Spain
Year: 1996
Decision Code: CONF 201 VIII.C