Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Burg bei Magdeburg
Lkr. Jerichower Land

Sachsen-Anhalt

Brüderstraße 27

Gambrinus

Legendary king of Flanders, and an unofficial patron saint of beer or beer brewing.
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Burg bei Magdeburg /  Gambrinus   Burg bei Magdeburg /  Gambrinus

Description

Stone statue of Gambrinus as king, his upright right arm is for the largest part gone. It holded probably a beer stein. Under him:

Hopfen u. Malz - Gott erhalt's

( Hops and malt, may God preserve them).

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 52°16'10" E 11°51'13"

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Item Code: desa060; Photograph: 11 August 2013
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