It was the birthplace of the painter Cima da Conegliano, a fine altarpiece by whom is in the cathedral (1492).
There are winter winds from the Andes, but in the summer season there are cold currents of air from up-river (ventos da cima) which are usually followed by downpours of rain.
1480) affords an instructive survey of his work, which connects the Paduan school with the Venetian, here particularly well represented by works of Paolo Veronese, Paris Bordone, Gentile Bellini, Cima da Conegliano, Bonifazio, Moroni and Carpaccio.
9,948 Cima dei Gelas.
Pointe de Charbonel (C) 12,336 Pointe de la Sana (W) Aiguille de la Grande Cima dell' Auille (C) .
Tour du Grand St Pierre Pointe des Sengies (E) (E) 12,113 Uja di Ciamarella (C) 12,061 Cima di Charforon (E) 12,025 Grande Motte (W).
10,214 9,777 9,593 9,492 9,475 9,446 Aiguille du Chardonnet Cima di Jazzi.
11,359 Cima di Piazzi.
11,283 Cima di Castello.
11,155 Cima Viola..
11,070 Cima di Rosso I 1,060 Pizzo Scalino.
10,762 Cima di Saoseo.
Cima di Redasc6 Piz Lischanna Pizzo di Sena Piz Casana..
10,375 11,132 Fluela Schwarzhorn 10,335 11,109 Pizzo della Duana 10,279 '1,106 Pizzo Gallegione 10,201 11,093 Gletscherhorn 10,191 10, 959 Cima di Lago 10,112 10,785 Hoch Ducan io,060 10,739 Piz Grisch..
Cima da Flex Piz Uertsch..
9,039 Monte Cavallo (C) Cima dei Preti (C).
Gijon is usually identified with the Gigia of the Romans, which, however, occupied the site of the adjoining suburb of Cima de Villa.
To the west of the Val d'Assa that Cadorna had ordered the preparation of a third line of defence that ran from Cima Portule (7,570 ft.) east of the Val d'Assa and round the southern rim of the Asiago basin by Punta Corbin across the Astico to the mountains south of the Posina.
And a group of Alpini held the Val d'Astico and a line that roughly followed the frontier as far as Cima Manderiolo (6,665 ft.).
On May 21 the order was given to retire to the line Monte Verena - Cima di Campolongo, and the stay on this line was short.
Owing to an error in the transmission of an order the Alpine troops who were holding the positions of Cima Undici and Cima Dodici retired before the Austrians attacked, and uncovered the flank of the division, while on the same day (May 25) the attacking forces succeeded in occupying the important position of Corno di Campo Verde (6,815 ft.).