Oriel with two storeys with six fields with reliefs. The four outer fields represent the four continents Europe, Asia, Africa and America, each of the allegorical figures sits in a carriage drawn by characteristic animals:
These representions are copied from the prints by Jacobus Goltzius after Maerten de Vos
- EVROPA: a king with the French lily on his crown, and a sceptre in his hand. The carriage is drawn by two horses.
- ASIA: a man in oriental clothes in a carriage drawn by two camels.
- AFRICA: a man with parasol in a carriage drawn by two lions.
- AMERICA: an Indian with feathers in a carriage drawn by
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Location (N 47°25'26" - E 9°22'34")
Item Code: chsg043; Photograph: 6 October 2014
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