Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Sassenberg
Kr. Warendorf

Nordrhein-Westfalen

Klingenhagen

Adam und Eva

Adam and Eve

Anton Michaelis (1855-) and Josefa Rickers (1855-),
married in Sassenberg in 1897
(artist?)
1990

Sassenberg /  Adam und Eva

Description

Statues of Anton Michaelis and Josefa Rickers, nicknamed "Adam & Eve", both with two sticks and a lot of bags, showing well known couple of so-called "Tippeljöhner", who wandered in the first quarter of the 20th century wandered through eastern Münsterland, begging and casually working.

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Location (N 51°59'28" - E 8°2'25")

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Item Code: denw028; Photograph: 13 August 2008  / updated: 8 October 2011
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