Statues - Hither & Thither

Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg

Harburger Rathausstraße 2

Johannes Gutenberg

Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden zum Gutenberg (Mainz c. 1398 - 1468)
German goldsmith, credited with being the inventor of the mechanical printing press

c. 1920

Hamburg /  Johannes Gutenberg   Hamburg /  Johannes Gutenberg


Name stone of the Gutenberghaus with Gutenberg's portrait flanked by two owls.


In the early 20th century was this house the printing-workshop, bookshop, of Bernhard Reichelt.

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Location (N 53°27'37" - E 9°58'49")

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