Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Würzburg
Stadt Würzburg

Bayern

Sanderstraße / Am Studentenhaus

Friedrich Ludwig Jahn

(Lanz, Brandenburg 1778 - Freyburg, Unstrut 1852)
German gymnastics educator and nationalist, commonly known as "Turnvater Jahn"
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
1904

Würzburg /  Friedrich Ludwig Jahn   Würzburg /  Friedrich Ludwig Jahn

Description

Monolith with a bronze relief portrait and texts.

Inscription(s)

jhrem alt-meister
FRIEDRICH LUDWIG JAHN
der würzburger turngau

und die würzburger turnerschaft
1904

Plaque with the names of the 25 "Turnvereine" who erected the monument.

Sculptor

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Location (N 49°47'9" - E 9°55'56")

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Item Code: deby199; Photograph: 27 September 2011
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