Statues - Hither & Thither

Switzerland
Schwyz
Schwyz

Bahnhofstraße 20
(Bundesbriefarchiv)

Wehrbereitschaft

Readyness for Defense

Hans Brandenberger
1939/41

Schwyz /  Wehrbereitschaft   Schwyz /  Wehrbereitschaft

Description

Sculpture of a man.

Annotation

The statue allegorizes readyness for defense. Originally shown at the Landi 1939 national exhibition, the statue was moved to the Bundesbriefarchiv courtyard in 1941 to mark the 650 year jubilee of the Swiss confederacy.

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 47°1'18" - E 8°38'57")

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Item Code: chsz001; Photograph: 13 September 2007  / updated: 10 September 2009
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