Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung Vault
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Northern hemisphereDelphinus
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
SymbolsSymbols taken neither from the Bible nor the Litany of LoretoConstellations (not only Virgo)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria
DATE
1761 - 1769 reconstructed after fragments and the 1769 description by Wiegerling in 1989-1994
LOCATION
Birkenstein, St. Mariae Verkündigung
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the shrine administration
Contact
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