Town Hall, Mons: Raking view of facade

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Description

The architect of the City Hall of Leuven, Matheus de Layens, was called to draw up plans but it is unclear if they were followed. The Renaissance cupola was added in the eighteenth century. It contains a bell dating from 1390, the Bancloque, as well as a clock.

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Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Hôtel de Ville, Mons

Creator
  • G. Massiot & cie

Subject
  • Architecture

  • City halls

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • Fifteenth century

  • Late Gothic

Place of Creation
  • Mons

  • Mons, Wallonia, Belgium

  • +50.454916+3.952170

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Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

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