SÚlestat: Arsenal Sainte-Barbe

Country: France
Region: Grand Est (Alsace)
Department: Bas-Rhin
City: SÚlestat (Schlettstadt)
Location: place de la Victoire (place Sainte-Barbe, Barbaraplatz)

Built ca. 1470 as a granary on the site of a former synagogue. 1534 converted into an arsenal ("Zeughaus St. Barbara"), named after Saint Barbara, the patron saint of artillerymen. In the late 19th century first upper floor converted into a concert hall (later used as a council chamber), second floor converted into a multi-purpose hall.

Links: www.selestat.fr, Wikidata

Selestat: Arsenal Sainte-Barbe Front Text: "Schlettstadt, Concert-Saal"
Handwritten Reverse Text: dated 1919
Publisher: Kunstverlag J. Kuntz, Gebweiler
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: to Chautenay [stamp and postmark removed]

Permanent link: https://www.andreas-praefcke.de/carthalia/id/3750