Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Schwerin
Stadt Schwerin

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Schloßstraße 22
(Propsteikirche St. Anna)

Nicolaus Steno

Niels Stensen
København 1638 - Schwerin 1686
Danish scientist, a pioneer in both anatomy and geology who became in his later years titular bishop of Titopolis (1677-1686)
(Wikipedia)
Paul Brandenburg
1998

Schwerin /  Nicolaus Steno   Schwerin /  Nicolaus Steno

Description

Bronze relief with a half-figure portrait of Steno and a separate text plaque.

Inscription(s)

NIELS   
    STENSEN
1638-1686

NATUR-   
   FORSCHER
PHILOSOPH   
      BISCHOF

Signature

p.b.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: Germany
  • Anatomist
  • Bishop
  • Brandenburg, Paul
  • Commemorative plaque (Germany)
  • Geologist
  • Scholar / scientist
  • Steno (Stensen), Nicolaus
  • Location (N 53°37'39" - E 11°24'49")

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