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Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc

CountryCzech Republic
Date of Inscription2000
CategoryCultural Sites
UNESCOhttp://whc.unesco.org/en/list/859

This memorial column, erected in the early years of the 18th century, is the most outstanding example of a type of monument specific to central Europe. In the characteristic regional style known as Olomouc Baroque and rising to a height of 35 m, it is decorated with many fine religious sculptures, the work of the distinguished Moravian artist Ondrej Zahner.

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