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A bautzeni Mátyás emlék

Bauthzen Matthias Memorial

King Matthias I of Hungary
Matthias Corvinus (1443 - 1490)
King of Hungary (as Matthias I) and Croatia (1458-1490), son of Hunyadi János
(Wikipedia)
Lux Kálmán
1930 (1486)

Budapest /  A bautzeni Mátyás emlék   Budapest /  A bautzeni Mátyás emlék

Description

Relief showing King Matthias in full armour sitting with his feet on a lion. Two angels hold a crown over his head. Around it are the coat of arms of (top) Hungary, Bohemia, (left) Bosnia, Hunyadi, Styria, (right) Klagenfurt, Austria, Silesia, and Lusatia.

Inscription(s)

MATTHIAS REX

ANNO MCCCCLXXXVI SALV

Annotation

The relief is a copy of the 1486 original in Bautzen (Matthiasturm).

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Location (N 47°30'10" - E 19°1'59")

Item Code: hubp065; Photograph: 7 September 2012
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