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Marktbrunnen

Market Fountain

Bonifatius Stirnberg
1978

Straelen /  Marktbrunnen   Straelen /  Marktbrunnen

Description

Fountain with four moveable and adjustable figures.

Straelen - Marktbrunnen
Anno II. von Köln / Anno II of Cologne
(c. 1010 - 1075)
Archbishop of Cologne from 1056 until his death; founder of Straelen (Wikipedia).
Straelen - Marktbrunnen
Blumenkönigin / Flower Queen
symbol of the flower city of Straelen
Straelen - Marktbrunnen
August, Carnival's clown
symbol of the sociability and Straelen's carnival
Straelen - Marktbrunnen
Schützenofficier / officer of a shooter's brotherhood
representing the importance of brotherhoods in Straelen
In the center of the fountain are roses

Straelen - Marktbrunnen

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Anno of Cologne, St.
  • Bishop
  • Carnival
  • Clown
  • Fountain
  • Girl with flowers
  • Rose
  • Shooter
  • Stirnberg, Bonifatius
  • Location (N 51°26'41" - E 6°15'59")

    Item Code: denw719; Photograph: 15 June 2019
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