1713/5 - Marian column - Opocno, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 50° 16.068 E 016° 06.902
33U E 579465 N 5569001
Quick Description: A four chronograms on the Marian column in Opocno
Location: Královéhradecký kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 9/13/2019 1:43:33 PM
Waymark Code: WM119TZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching
Views: 10

Long Description:
The chronograms are 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 years 1713 and 1715 from the chronograms referring to erection of the column.

The chronograms:
VeneratIonI: DeI parae: sIne Labe LVeM arCentIs // 1715
In haCCe: statVa: perennIs: oratItVDInIs tesseraM // 1715

posVIt: hIeronyMVs In: CoLLoreDo // 1713
CoMes: atqVe: DynastIae hVIatIs: toparCha // 1713

=========================================================

Mariánský sloup z let 1714-1718, doprovázený sochami morových patronu, je vrcholne barokní socharsko-kamenickou prací Giovanniho Battisty Bully. Fundátorem díla byl Jeroným hrabe Colloredo.

Nápisy: na zemekouli pod Pannou Marií údajne signatura G. B. Bulla/. Na trnoži sochy sv. Karla Boromejského: S. CAROLUS B. /, na trnoži sochy sv. Františka Xaverského: S. FRANC. XAVERIUS. /, na trnoži sochy sv. Šebestiána: S. SEBASTIANUS. /, na trnoži sochy sv. Rocha: S. ROCHUS. /. V cele tela: VENERATIONI: / DEI PARAE: / SINE LABE / LVEM / ARCENTIS: / * na levém boku tela: COMES: / ATQVE: / DYNASTIAE / HVIATIS: / TOPARCHA / * na pravém boku tela: IN HACCE: / STATVA: / PERENNIS: / ORATITVDINIS / TESSERAM / * na zadní strane tela: POSVIT: / HIERONYMVS / IN: / COLLOREDO //.
Type of numerals used: Roman

Text of the original chronogram: VeneratIonI: DeI parae: sIne Labe LVeM arCentIs 1715 // In haCCe: statVa: perennIs: oratItVDInIs tesseraM 1715 // posVIt: hIeronyMVs In: CoLLoreDo 1713 // CoMes: atqVe: DynastIae hVIatIs: toparCha 1713

Pure chronogram?: yes

Natural chronogram?: no

Website explaining the chronogram: [Web Link]

English translation of the chronogram: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Please upload at least one photo that you took during your visit. Tell us how you like the chronogram, what its condition is and so on.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Chronograms
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.