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Sankt Georgsbrunnen - Marktbrunnen

Saint George's Fountain - Market Fountain

(ca. 275/281 - 303)
Roman soldier from Syria Palaestina and a priest in the Guard of Diocletian, one of the Fourteen Holy Helpers. He is immortalized in the tale of Saint George and the Dragon
(Wikipedia)

Hans Leonhard
1549

Eisenach /  Sankt Georgsbrunnen - Marktbrunnen   Eisenach /  Sankt Georgsbrunnen - Marktbrunnen

Description

Gold coloured, sandstone statue of Saint George slaying the dragon, standing on the central column of an octagonal fountain. At the base of the column four small lindworms (dragons) spout water - these lindworms date from 1938.

Eisenach - Sankt Georgsbrunnen - Marktbrunnen

Eisenach - Sankt Georgsbrunnen - Marktbrunnen

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Locatie (N 50°58'28" - E 10°19'12")

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