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Dorfbrunnen

Village Fountain

Josef Krautwald
1987

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Description

Fountain with a central column with three long relief plaques showing scenes of village life, and three small statues.

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The statues show:

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  1. Ziegler / Mason - in summer the mason went abroad for work.
  2. Frau mit Kornbündel / Woman with bundle of grain - when their husband were abroad, the women hat to take care for the farm.
  3. Hochzeitsbitter - man going through the village to invite the guests for a wedding.

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Location (N 51°48'31" - E 8°50'42")

Item Code: denw424; Photograph: 12 September 2015
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