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Title:
Plan of the walls
Document number:
2446
Printer:
Librera de Hernando y Compaa, Madrid
Book/ Album / Dossier:
San Sebastin en el siglo XIX
Format date:
1900
Topic date:
1845
Physical description:
1 12 x 9 cm engraving on a 23 x 15 cm page
Notes:
Also consult a second copy available in the Koldo Mitxelena collection (sig. 1927). Author of the work, Angel Pirala. Caption. In the City walls "the southern wall was the main one and was the best defended..., reinforced at its centre by the huge imperial turret that had the Land Gate at its foot [...]. At the end; the Quay Gate. In the ditch there was a Pelota court...".
Subjects:
Art and Architecture-Military buildings-Walls
Cartography-Plans
Urban landscape-Towns
Place names:
Donostia-S.Sebastian - Gipuzkoa
Signature:
KM : (J.U. 5212), Pg. 64
Location:
Koldo Mitxelena Kulturunea
2013 Department of Culture, Youth and Sport - Diputacin Foral de Gipuzkoa