Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Frankfurt am Main
Stadt Frankfurt am Main

Hessen

An der Kleinmarkthalle

Otto Hahn

Frankfurt am Main 1879 - Göttingen 1968
German chemist and pioneer in the fields of radioactivity and radiochemistry; won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1944 for the discovery of nuclear fission
(Wikipedia)
Knud Knudsen
1978

Frankfurt am Main /  Otto Hahn   Frankfurt am Main /  Otto Hahn

Description

Bronze head of Hahn in a stone monument existing of a series of pillars.

Inscription(s)

hier stand das geburtshaus von
OTTO HAHN
8-301879 - 28.7.1968
entdecker der kernspaltung
nobelpreisträger
ehrenbürger der stadt frankfurt am main

another plaque is a facsimile of a note by Hahn.

Signature

Knud 1978?

Frankfurt am Main - Otto Hahn

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 50°6'44" E 8°40'56"

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