Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Ottobeuren SS. Theodor und Alexander Nave - Chapels at the rightSouth chapel (towards the crossing) - St Nicholas
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Holy Roman Empire Princes and CitiesSwabia (Duchy)
SOCIAL LIFE
Administration
Insignia of Authority (other than coronation insignia)Coronets
Further details
monument for the founders of Ottobeuren Abbey; the dexter shield (three lions) stands for the medieval Duchy of Swabia, the significance of the sinister shield is unclear
ARTIST/CREATOR
Swabian
DATE
1772
LOCATION
Ottobeuren (Swabia), SS. Theodor und Alexander
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ottobeuren Abbey
Contact
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