Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Rudolf Brun


Rudolf Brun's Tombstone
St. Peterskirche
Zürich, Switzerland

"Rudolf Brun, (born c. 1300—died Sept. 17, 1360, Zürich) Swiss politician who became the first burgomaster, and virtual dictator, of Zürich, and whose struggles to maintain personal power ultimately brought the city into the Swiss Confederation (1351)." ~ Encyclopaedia Britannica

2 comments:

  1. Quite an eye catching design for a tombstone.

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  2. looks like an iron helmet thingy . . . hm.

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