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Germany
Gotha
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Hauptmarkt

Sankt-Gotthard-Brunnen

Saint Gotthard Fountain

Saint Gotthard (or Godehard) (960 - 1038)
bishop of Hildesheim. Patron saint of travelling merchants and of of the town of Gotha
(Wikipedia)
Rosita vom Hagen
Kunstgießerei Lauchhammer
1999

Gotha /  Sankt-Gotthard-Brunnen   Gotha /  Sankt-Gotthard-Brunnen

Description

Bronze statue of St. Gotthard as bishop.

Inscription(s)

Signed: Repro 1999 / Rosita vom Hagen

crowned LR (Lauchhammer)

Annotation

For this reconstruction the sculptress used a 15th century sandstone statue from the Stadtmuseum in Schloss Friedenstein.

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 50°56'54" - E 10°42'6")

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