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1721 - Marian Column - Uherské Hradište, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 49° 04.207 E 017° 27.532
33U E 679587 N 5438161
Quick Description: A chronogram on the Marian Column
Location: Zlínský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 11/21/2018 11:36:59 AM
Waymark Code: WMZJXK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching
Views: 10

Long Description:
The chronogram is located on the Marian Column.
The Roman numerals of chronogram are larger than the other letters and are not color-coded from the rest of the text.
The year 1721 from the chronogram refers to erection of the Marian Column.


The chronogram: DeI MatrI pVrae VIrgInI sanCtIs qVe patronIs senatVs et popVLVs VrbIs hVIVs VotIVe posVIt

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Na ctyrbokém soklu s volutovými krídly na nároží stojící sloupové sousoší. Na každé volute jedna kartuše s nápisem. Nad volutou socha svetce. Na prední strane (k ulici Prostrední) soklu na vysoké odstupnované podezdívce hluboká nika ve tvatu grotty, segmentove zaklenutá se sochou ležící postavy sv. Rosalie s vencem ruží kolem hlavy. Nad grottou kartuše nesena dvema andílky. Na kartuši nápis s chronogramem. DeI MatrI pVurae VIrgInI sanCtIs qVe patronIs senatVs et popVLVs VrbIs hVIVs VotIVe posVIt (tedy s letopoctem 1721). Bocní steny soklu hladké. Na nárožích podstavcu sochy sv. Karla Boromejského, sv. Františka Xaverského, sv. Floriana a sv. Petra z Alcantary. Nahore andelé vytvárí sloup a na nem Panna Marie se svatozárí z hvezd. Materiál: pískovec, cetechovický mramor, cervený mramor.
Type of numerals used: Roman

Text of the original chronogram: DeI MatrI pVrae VIrgInI sanCtIs qVe patronIs senatVs et popVLVs VrbIs hVIVs VotIVe posVIt

Pure chronogram?: yes

Natural chronogram?: no

Website explaining the chronogram: [Web Link]

English translation of the chronogram: Not listed

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