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Germany
Darmstadt
Stadt Darmstadt

Hessen

Luisenplatz

Justus-Liebig-Denkmal

Darmstadt 1803-München 1873
German chemist, made major contributions to agricultural and biological chemistry
(Wikipedia)
Heinrich Jobst
1913

Darmstadt /  Justus-Liebig-Denkmal   Darmstadt /  Justus-Liebig-Denkmal

Description

Stone statue of Pallas Athene with in her hand a sphere with Nike. On the faces of the pedestal:
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  1. A portrait relief JVSTVS LIEBIG.
  2. first relief of two chemists.
  3. A fruit and flower wreath.
  4. second relief of two chemists.

Lower on the pedestal is on each face a coat of arms.

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1 Justus von Liebig
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2 Universität Gießen
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3 Darmstadt
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4 München

Annotation

Unveiled 1 October 1913.

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Location (N 49°52'23" - E 8°39'7")

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