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Der Philippsstein

Philip's Stone

Landgrafen Phillipp der Großmütige / Landgrave Philip I the Magnanimous
Marburg 1504 - Kassel 1567
Landgrave of Hesse, 1509-1567; founder of the University at Marburg, 1527
Philipp Soldan
1542 (copy)

Marburg /  Der Philippsstein   Marburg /  Der Philippsstein


Stone copy of a relief of 1542 showing Landgrave Philip I the Magnanimous on the left side and Saint Elisabeth of Thuringia giving food and drink to a poor man on the right side.

The original relief is in Kloster Haina.



Locatie (N 50°48'36" - E 8°46'0")

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Item Code: dehs272; Photograph: 8 October 2018
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