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Klotzbeute mit Uhu - Hamburg, Germany
N 53° 39.002 E 010° 10.079
32U E 577199 N 5945219
Quick Description: Geschnitzter Uhu als Teil einer Klotzbeute im Museumsdorf Volksdorf.
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Date Posted: 9/25/2019 1:21:48 AM
Waymark Code: WM11C68
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Jake39
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Long Description:
In 2007 the wood sculptor Birgitt Jönsson designed this log hive with the eagle owl.

A log hive is an artificial man-made bee hive consisting of a hollowed out tree trunk. Log hives belong to the oldest artificial and transportable bee dwellings. They represent a stage of development in Zeidlerei and mark the transition to planned beekeeping.
The stems were often decorated with animal figures, faces, grimaces or similar defensive symbols against disease, witchcraft or theft.
Type of wood carving: Folk art

Artist's Name: Birgitt Jönsson

Approximate size/height: Log hive: ~ 2m / Eagle owl: ~ 90 cm

Type of wood: Unbekannt

Other type: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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"Visited" only remarks will not be accepted.
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