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Sankt Florian

Saint Florian

Saint Florian von Lorch (d. c. 304)
Roman officer in the province of Noricum (at present the region of Bavaria), responsible for organizing firefighting brigades. He is usually depicted pouring water from a pitcher over a fire
(Wikipedia)
artist unknown
1894

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Description

Corner statue at the building of the 'K.K. Wechselseitige Brandschade-Versicherungs-Anstalt' (Imperial and royal Reciprocal Fire Insurance Institute). On the console st. florian.

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Locatie (N 47°4'10" - E 15°26'25")

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