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Gambrinus

Legendary king of Flanders, and an unofficial patron saint of beer or beer brewing.
(Wikipedia)
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Burg bei Magdeburg /  Gambrinus   Burg bei Magdeburg /  Gambrinus

Description

Stone statue of Gambrinus as king, his upright right arm is for the largest part gone. It holded probably a beer can (see the statue in St. Ingbert). Under him:

Hopfen u. Malz - Gott erhalt's

( Hops and malt, may God preserve them).

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Location (N 52°16'10" - E 11°51'13")

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Item Code: desa060; Photograph: 11 August 2013
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