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Ernst-Götzinger-Denkmal - Eule

Ernst Götzinger Monument - Owl

Schaffhausen 1837 - St. Gallen 1896
Swiss Germanist and historian
(Wikipedia)

1906

Sankt Gallen /  Ernst-Götzinger-Denkmal - Eule   Sankt Gallen /  Ernst-Götzinger-Denkmal - Eule

Description

Column with a bronze relief portrait of Götzinger. On the top of the column is a sculpture of an owl sitting on two books.

Sankt Gallen - Ernst-Götzinger-Denkmal - Eule8

Inscription(s)

ERNST
GÖTZINGER

1837 - 1896

höchstes glück
der erdenkinder
ist nur die
persönlichkeit

dem alten götz

seine schüler
november 1906

Annotation

In this park are two monuments for Ernst Götzinger, the owl and a fountain 100 meters further.

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Location (N 47°25'32" - E 9°22'45")

Item Code: chsg038; Photograph: 6 October 2014
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