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Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg

Maria-Louisenstraße 114
(Gelehrtenschule des Johanneums)

Johannes Bugenhagen

Wollin 1485 - Wittenberg 1558
lso called Doctor Pomeranus by Martin Luther, introduced the Protestant Reformation in the Duchy of Pomerania and Denmark in the 16th century
(Wikipedia)
Engelbert Joseph Peiffer
1885

Hamburg /  Johannes Bugenhagen   Hamburg /  Johannes Bugenhagen

Description

Stone statue with a document with the new church order ('Kirchenordnung', 1528/29) in his hands.

Inscription(s)

anno mdcccxxxv
die junii xxiv
natali quadringentesimo

JOHANNES
BUGENHAGEN

scholae johanneae
conditori
cives hamburgenses

Signature

e. peiffer

Hamburg - Johannes Bugenhagen

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Location (N 53°35'22" - E 10°0'21")

Item Code: dehh044; Photograph: 6 March 2015
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