0 Likes

Merseburg Cathedral - Vestibule
Germany

Merseburg cathedral is at the core of the 11th century. The church was rebuilt in the 16th century into a hall church.

Noteworthy in the vestibule are the remains of stained glass (of 1260) and the baptismal font of 1180.

Wikipedia (Google translation): here

My Pictures from Merseburg: here

View More »

Copyright: Wolfgang Guelcker
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Uploaded: 23/07/2011
Actualizat: 08/07/2014
Vizualizari:

...


Tags: cathedral; church; interior; point of interest; cultural; historic
comments powered by Disqus

Frank Ellmerich
Merseburg Domplatz
Wolfgang Guelcker
Merseburg Cathedral - Nave
Wolfgang Guelcker
Merseburg Cathedral - Choir
Frank Ellmerich
Merseburg Schloss Castle
Martin Schrattenholz
Img 2499 500 501 panoramaklein
Martin Schrattenholz
Img 2442 3 4 panoramaklein
Danny Pockrandt
Crooked Gate
Atila Bezdan
Merseburg, Ständehaus
Atila Bezdan
Merseburg, Ständehaus
Atila Bezdan
Merseburg, Schlossgarten
Atila Bezdan
Merseburg, Schlossgarten
Atila Bezdan
Merseburg, Ständehaus
C B Arun Kumar
Trees Outside Elephanta Caves
Dave Hughes
Meols Boat Cube Equi Equi
Emile Duijker
Art museum in Niteroi, Rio de janeiro
Willy Kaemena
Castle
Yannis Guillon
Place d'armes - Vieux port
C B Arun Kumar
Fishing Boats At Elephanta Island
John Pollock
Bourton-on-the-Water
Jakub Hruska
Townhall at Horní náměstí in Olomouc
Miguel Sepulveda
Ronda
Tibor Illes
Archabbey of Pannonhalma Crypt
Miguel Sepulveda
SACROMONTE ABBEY
Jacek Iwaszkiewicz
Poland Ustka
Wolfgang Guelcker
Kalkar - St. Nicolai, Nave
Wolfgang Guelcker
Paulinzella Monastery - Choir
Wolfgang Guelcker
Freiberg (Saxony) - Cathedral
Wolfgang Guelcker
Florence - Santa Croce (Interior)
Wolfgang Guelcker
Wechselburg, Collegiate Church with Rood Screen and Cross
Wolfgang Guelcker
Florence - Baptistery San Giovanni (interior)
Wolfgang Guelcker
Brandenburg (Havel) - St. Catherines Church
Wolfgang Guelcker
Merseburg Cathedral - Vestibule
Wolfgang Guelcker
Havelberg Cathedral - Nave and Rood Screen
Wolfgang Guelcker
Jerichow - Collegiate Church (Choir)
Wolfgang Guelcker
Jerichow - Stiftskirche (Langhaus)
Wolfgang Guelcker
Merseburg Cathedral - Choir
More About Germany

Germany? Before the beginning there was Ginnungagap, an empty space of nothingness, filled with pure creative power. (Sort of like the inside of my head.)And it ends with Ragnarok, the twilight of the Gods. In between is much fighting, betrayal and romance. Just as a good Godly story should be.Heroes have their own graveyard called Valhalla. Unfortunately we cannot show you a panorama of it at this time, nor of the lovely Valkyries who are its escort service.Hail Odin, wandering God wielding wisdom and wand! Hail Freya, hail Tyr, hail Thor!Odin made the many lakes and the fish in them. In his traverses across the lands he caused there to be the Mulheim Bridge in Cologne, as did he make the Mercury fountain, Mercury being of his nature.But it is to the mighty Thor that the Hammering Man gives service.Between the time of the Nordic old ones and that of modern Frankfort there may have been a T.Rex or two on the scene. At least some mastodons for sure came through for lunch, then fell into tar pits to become fossils for us to find.And there we must leave you, O my most pure and holy children.Text by Steve Smith.