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Lion

Memorial for the studens fallen in World War I
Will Lammert
1927

Marburg /  Löwe - "Lahnziege"   Marburg /  Löwe - "Lahnziege"

Description

Limestone lion. The inscriptions are renewed in 1980, to included the studens fallen during World War II.

Inscription(s)

ihren
toten
aus zwei weltkriegen
zum gedenken
die philipps-universität
On the other side of the socle is the text (no photo made):
"Löwenfigur gestiftet zum 400. Gründungsjubiläum der Philipps-Universität im Jahre 1927."

Sculptor

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Tags

Locatie (N 50°48'39" - E 8°46'28")

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Item Code: dehs289; Photograph: 8 October 2018
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