Posts Tagged ‘ Heraldry ’

German princes- Knights of the album and Marian Knight Chapel in Haßfurt

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The Knights Chapel Haßfurt is one of the most important late-Gothic buildings of Lower Franconia. The choir of the sacred building is three-fold from a frieze coat, with a total 248 medieval heraldic shields moved.



The seal of the nobility of the country by the year Wettin 1500

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Otto Posse geboren am 29. July 1847 in Weissensee; † 13. November 1921 in Dresden, one of the most renowned representatives of the Historical Auxiliary Sciences. Otto Posse came from a Thuringian peasant- crafts and family. His father was the Rotgerbermeister in Weissensee, and there was later a clerk's office. Of 1861 to 1867 Posse received his education in the country Pforta. Posse had studied history in Berlin and Göttingen, and later with a study on the "Reinhardt Brunner history books," Ph.D.. After working at the state archives in Marburg and Weimar (1872/73)  [...]