Old Town Bridge Tower, Prague


Related person
Parler, Peter (architect)
Date
late 14th century
Location
Europe->Czech Republic->Praha, Hlavní Město->Prague
Description
The entrance gate from the Old Town to the Charles Bridge, designed by Peter Parler. The tower contains copies of the enthroned figures of Charles IV and Wenceslas IV. Over the archway is a row of carved emblems of territories belonging to Charles's Empire. From the collection of Noverre Musson.
Style/Period
Gothic (1200 - 1350 CE)
Material
stonework
plant material