1749 - Statue of St. John of Nepomuk - Sadská, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 50° 08.440 E 014° 59.092
33U E 498918 N 5554270
Quick Description: A chronogram on the pedestal of the statue of St. John of Nepomuk in centre of Sadská village
Location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 10/31/2019 12:33:28 PM
Waymark Code: WM11JAH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
Views: 14

Long Description:
The chronogram is located on the sandstone pedestal. The Roman numerals of chronogram are larger than the other letters and are not color-coded from the rest of the text.
The statue is being repaired.

The year 1749 from the chronogram referring to erection of the statue.


The chronogram: eX Voto DIVo IoannI CVraVIt opVs fIerI georgIVs nIeMeCzek senIor
CZ: Z obeti svatému Janovi postaral se dílu vzniknout Jirí Nemecek starší



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Dynamicky pojatá socha sv. Jana Nepomuckého z roku 1749, dokládající prenos dynamických barokních forem do lidovejší polohy. Podoba sochy je negativne ovlivnena velmi špatným technickým stavem.
Type of numerals used: Roman

Text of the original chronogram: eX Voto DIVo IoannI CVraVIt opVs fIerI georgIVs nIeMeCzek senIor

Pure chronogram?: yes

Natural chronogram?: no

Website explaining the chronogram: [Web Link]

English translation of the chronogram: Not listed

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