The gilded replica of the Holy Crown was placed on top of tower of St. Martin’s Cathedral; commemorates the fact that the coronations of Hungarian sovereigns took place here between 1563 and 1830

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A magyar korona mása a pozsonyi Szent Márton-dóm tornyán

St. Martin's Cathedral - on the 85-meter-high steeple there is a golden pillow (2x2 m) which carries a copy of the Hungarian royal crown as a sign that St. Martin's Cathedral was the coronation church of Hungarian kings in the 16th century. From 1563 to 1830, 11 Hungarian kings and 8 royal wives were crowned here.

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Comments (85)

Joli Harsányi on May 18, 2013

Thank you Roberto for your visit and kind comments. Best regards, Joli

Ali Raza on June 6, 2013

Excellent shot!!!Like

Best wishes

Joli Harsányi on June 6, 2013

Hafeezmj - thank you very much! Best wishes, Joli

wladynko on December 17, 2013

páči sa mi krásny záber pozdravuje - wladynko

Joli Harsányi on December 18, 2013

Thank you wladynko for your kind comments. Best regards, Joli

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  • Uploaded on January 25, 2013
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    by Joli Harsányi
    • Camera: FUJIFILM FinePix HS20EXR
    • Taken on 2012/10/23 10:54:26
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    • Focal Length: 126.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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