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Kiss my a**, indeed!

I glanced at this statue, in the beautiful market square, without really seeing it the first time... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
KennethEast
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Chicago, Illinois
Curious sculpture

This monument celebrates a time when the people of Schwerin rebelled against the Duke Henry. When... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2018
watercolourkay
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vancouver
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Am Markt 1, 19055 Schwerin, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

I glanced at this statue, in the beautiful market square, without really seeing it the first time we passed it on the way to the cathedral nearby. Luckily I looked more closely when passing a second time. What a hoot! One facet of the base...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2018

This monument celebrates a time when the people of Schwerin rebelled against the Duke Henry. When the duke rode by, all the citizens prostrated themselves in front of him with their rear ends bare. One of three sides shows this; another shows the horrors of...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2017

After you know about the history of the baring of the bums this statue is quite funny how people express their emotions even in the old days. You can't miss the statue.

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Reviewed June 23, 2017

What a story. Reminded me of Canterbury Tales. I walked around it alternating between laughter and wonder.

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