Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Bad Pyrmont
Lkr. Hameln-Pyrmont

Niedersachsen

Kaiserplatz

Kriegerdenkmal 1870-71

War Memorial 1870-71

Memorial of the fallen solders of the principality of Waldeck-Pyrmont in the French-German war of 1870-71
Friedrich Volke
Bronzegießerei Gladenbeck (Friedrichshagen bei Berlin)
1897

Bad Pyrmont /  Kriegerdenkmal 1870-71   Bad Pyrmont /  Kriegerdenkmal 1870-71

Description

Stone column, crowned by the bronze German Imperial crown.

Click for larger photo in separate window
1
Click for larger photo in separate window
2
Click for larger photo in separate window
3
Click for larger photo in separate window
4

Click for larger photo in separate window
5
Click for larger photo in separate window
6

Signature

F Volke / 1897 (several places)
Aktien-Gesellschaft / vormals H. Gladenbeck u. Sohn / Berlin-Friedrichshagen.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Army Officer
  • Bismarck, Otto von
  • Frederick III (emperor)
  • Gladenbeck (Friedrichshagen bei Berlin), Bronzegießerei
  • Lengelke, Major von
  • Moltke, Helmuth von
  • Monarch
  • Politician
  • Schaper, Heinrich
  • Volke, Friedrich
  • War Memorial (Germany - Franco-Prussian War)
  • Wilhelm I (emperor)
  • Location N 51°59'2" E 9°15'14"

    eXTReMe Tracker
    Item Code: dens048; Photograph: 16 August 2009  / updated: 4 March 2011
    Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
    If you want to use photos, please contact us via the contact form (in Dutch, English or German).
    © Website and photos: René & Peter van der Krogt