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Der Münzmeister

The Mint Master

Lambert Vlemynck (1443-1531)
mint master in the early 16th century for several towns in the Low Countries and Westphalia. He was executed in 1531 for counterfeiting.
Hans Gerd Ruwe
1990

Diepholz /  Der Münzmeister   Diepholz /  Der Münzmeister

Description

Bronze sculpture of a man making coins.

Information Sign

der
MÜNZMEISTER
wurde von dem osnabrücker
bildhauer hans gerd ruwe
im jahre 1990 geschaffen zum
125 jährigen jubliäum der
kreissparkasse grafschaft diepholz

die bronzeskulptur
erinnert an die münzprägung der
diepholzer edelherren,
der späteren
grafen von diepholz
und an ihren münzmeister
lambert vlemynck

The
MINT MASTER
was created by the Osnabrück
sculptor Hans Gerd Ruwe
in 1990 at the occasion of
the 125th anniversary of the
district savings bank of the county of Diepholz

The bronze sculpture
refers to the coinage of the
lords of Diepholz,
the later
Counts of Diepholz
and their mint master
Lambert Vlemynck

Sculptor

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Location (N 52°36'27" - E 8°22'25")

Item Code: dens459; Photograph: 8 August 2016
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