Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Versmold
Kr. Gütersloh

Nordrhein-Westfalen

Marktplatz

Wurstträgerbrunnen

Sausage Bearer Fountain

(artist?)
Guß Straßacker (Süßen)
1986

Versmold /  Wurstträgerbrunnen   Versmold /  Wurstträgerbrunnen

Description

Bronze sculpture of a sausage bearer attacked by pigs.

Signature

guss strassacker

Annotation

The pig fountain highlights the importance of the meat industry. However, the pigs do something exceptionally, as it shows a dispute situation, in which the pig tries to knock the sausage-makers to prevent to end as a sausage.

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 52°2'23" - E 8°9'20")

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