Fountain with on top of the central column a boy holding a lantern, with a goose, and around the column in the basin children trying to round up geese for the feast of St. Martin.
The sculptures illustrate the traditional Martin's processions with lanterns, torches, music and geese.
During the Second World War, the bronze statues were melted down and in they were 1958 reconstructed after the old plaster molds by Ingeborg von Rath.
- Heinrich Goetschmann (Fischbach 1857 - Berlin 1929),
- Ingeborg von Rath (Bonn 1902 - Bonn 1984),
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Location (N 50°44'0" - E 7°5'56")
Item Code: denw434; Photograph: 14 September 2015
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