Statues - Hither & Thither

Denmark
Odense
Region Syddanmark

Kongens Have

Christian IX

1818-1906
King of Denmark 1863-1906
(Wikipedia)
Aksel Hansen
1912

Odense /  Christian IX   Odense /  Christian IX

Description

Bronze equestrian statue.

 

Inscription(s)

christian
den niende
konge
af danmark
født 1818
konge
1863
død 1906

On the sides bronze ornaments, to the right with shield with horseman and text fremtids sol - med fremtids- / syner stige / over danmarks / gamle rige

Underneath this:

tungetider
han
fristed
danmarks
tab
gkhamnær

On the left, the coat of arms of Denmark:

iskjoldet
springe
løver,
oghjerter
staæ
ibrand

On the front of the statue:

med gud

Information Sign

aksel hansen
1912

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 55°24'2" - E 10°23'8")

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Item Code: dk158; Photograph: 23 July 2009  / updated: 5 March 2011
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