Mainz Daily Photo

Good knight…..#1993

..and good luck

Prince-Elector Markgraf von Brandenburg kicks off the line up on the Rheinufer

Advertisements
This entry was published on 2 September, 2013 at 13:00 and is filed under Mainz, Monuments. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

2 thoughts on “Good knight…..#1993

  1. the reliefs near the hilton, facing the rhine, show the seven prince-electors of the medieval holy roman empire (the trhee archbishops of mainz, trier, cologne, the king of bohemia, the pfalzgrafschaft bei rhein” (don’t know the english term …), the duke of saxony and the margrave of brandenburg). the reliefs standing nowadays on the promenade are copies, the originials were mounted on the front of the store at the brand in the 14th century.

  2. Another good photo for theme day; I think I like this a bit better than the one you posted yesterday! Any historical comments on this one for those of us who are gravely ignorant of the background?

Leave a reply - you don't need to enter your email address, but I moderate new visitors to avoid getting murdered by spam.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: