World Heritage in Baden-Wuerttemberg

Sign for World Heritage

Maulbronn Monastery

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The large Maulbronn stone crucifix is sculpted from one single mighty stone slab. It looks, however, like a roughly hewn wooden cross with its joins and surface cracks and the body of Christ nailed to it. The artist signed his work with the initals CVS and the date 1473.

20 Oct. 1998