Statues - Hither & Thither

Czech Republic
Sokolov
Karlovarský kraj

Staré námĕstí

Kašna s plastikou sokolníka

Falconer's Fountain

Sebastian Wastl

1717

Sokolov /  Kašna s plastikou sokolníka   Sokolov /  Kašna s plastikou sokolníka

Description

Stone statue of a falconer with his dog and a falcon (until 1948 the town's name was Falkenau an der Eger - Falknov nad Ohří). The depicted figure is the legendary founder of the city, Sebastian Wastl.

Signature

1674 Rnv. 1902 J.F.

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 50°10'50" E 12°38'20"

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