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Zum Güldenen Krönbacken

 
 
Haus zum Güldenen Krönbacken and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2013
1. Haus zum Güldenen Krönbacken and Marker
Inscription.

Mittelalterliches Gebäude,
1534 und 1561
im Renaissance - Stil umgebaut

Im Innern gotische Architekur -
elemente erhalten;
Waidheimulerhaus mit großen
Waidspeicher im Hof

English translation:
Medieval building,
1534 and 1561
Renaissance - style remodeled

Interior Gothic architectural elements;
Dyer's House with large
Dye storage building in the yard

 
Erected by City of Erfurt.
 
Location. 50° 58.753′ N, 11° 1.721′ E. Marker is in Erfurt, Thuringia. Marker is on Michaelisstraße just east of Allerheiligenstraße, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is part of the Kulturhof zum Güldenen Krönbacken. Marker is at or near this postal address: Michaelisstraße 10, Erfurt, Thuringia 99084, Germany.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Laasphe-Kapelle / Laasphe Chapel (a few steps from this marker); Michaeliskirche / Michaelis Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Collegium Maius (within shouting distance of this marker); [Haus] zum Schwarzen Horn / The Black Horn (within shouting
Haus zum Güldenen Krönbacken and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2013
2. Haus zum Güldenen Krönbacken and Marker
distance of this marker); Adam Ries (within shouting distance of this marker); House for the Great Ark of Noah and Engelsburg (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Fish Market 22 / Coffee Mountain House (about 90 meters away); Krämerbrücke / Merchant's Bridge (about 120 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Erfurt.
 
Regarding Zum Güldenen Krönbacken. Waid (woad in English) is the famous blue dye used during the Renaissance in the Thuringia region.
 
Also see . . .
1. Kulturhof Krönbacken, Erfurt. (Submitted on September 8, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Haus zum Güldenen Krönbacken. (Submitted on September 8, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Welcome to Erfurt. (Submitted on September 8, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Additional keywords. Woad, Isatis tinctoria
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 610 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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