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Un-imposed Statue

A small statue standing right in the middle of the walkway. As it is not big you can miss it very... read more

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HermanK449
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Benoni, South Africa
Nice sculpture

A nice sculpture close to the centre. Worth popping to see when you are visiting the centre or the... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2018
Steve_Grant1
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Oldham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Shipmof Fools was one of the best landmark statues that I saw in the day that I spent in Nuremberg.What an interesting cast:a ship with 2 jester heads one on each end,a dog,a skeleton/grim reaper,a woman, a boy among others. You really need to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cute little statue is on the Rick Steves walking tour. In the middle of the shopping district. Symbolizes the follies that plague modern society.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small statue standing right in the middle of the walkway. As it is not big you can miss it very easily. To see what it really is you need to move closer and study the different figures. Only then do you understand. Something not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

A nice sculpture close to the centre. Worth popping to see when you are visiting the centre or the Christmas markets.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

Quite unusual statue sitting in the middle of the street. Looks like a women being thrown overboard. I definitely would not pay for this all all. You have to love and understand history to appreciate this.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

A very interesting statue....worth checking into the meaning. I have not yet gotten around to this but a woman being thrown overboard and skeleton are part of the statue cast.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

And I didn't get it. You'll pass by it while you walk to other things. I wouldn't go out of my way for this.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

A fun and whimsical statue that is interesting to view from all angles. The statues and monuments of Germany can become invisible over time as there are so many. But this one is memorable.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Stumbled on this in our travels. Quite the piece. The depiction of "fools" is quite accurate. Interesting to take a minute to walk around.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

The statue is almost like a renaissance sculpture the faces could come from Leonardo, but it is still actual and evergreen story as Porter novel.

Date of experience: September 2018
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