Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Buchen (Odenwald)
Neckar-Odenwaldkreis

Baden-Württemberg

Amtsstraße / Schüttstraße

Bankbrunnen

Bank Fountain

Bernhard (Buchen)

1982?

Buchen (Odenwald) /  Bankbrunnen   Buchen (Odenwald) /  Bankbrunnen

Description

Fountain. In a circular basin is a column with on top a bronze kneeling female figure holding a sphere, on the sides of the sphere are a golden sun and a golden coin of 1 Pfennig (dated 1982).

Around the basin are six sandstone blocks with reliefs:
  1. Coat of arms buchen.
  2. Smoking chimneys and a scale (?).
  3. Coat of arms mudau.
  4. Corn.
  5. Coat of arms walldürn
  6. Sculptor.

Inscription(s)

Signed: entwurf und / ausführung / bernhard buchen

Annotation

The fountain is close to a bank, the 'Sparkasse Neckar-Odenwald'.

Sculptor

Tags

  • Country: Germany
  • Bernhard (Buchen)
  • Coat of arms
  • Coin
  • Fountain
  • Girl with globe
  • Globe
  • Sculptor
  • Location N 49°31'15" E 9°19'23"

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