settlement in the Swiss municipality of Capriasca

Tesserete is a village and former municipality of the district Lugano in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

The church of Santo Stefano at Tesserete

In 1976 the neighboring municipality Campestro was incorporated into Tesserete.[1]

On 15 October 2001 the municipality was merged with the other, neighboring municipalities Cagiallo, Lopagno, Roveredo, Sala Capriasca and Vaglio to form a new and larger municipality Capriasca.


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46°04′N 8°58′E / 46.067°N 8.967°E / 46.067; 8.967