Sint Servaaskerk, Maastricht

This page was last updated on 11th April 2004.

medium tiles and
dimensions length 7.65 m
breadth 7.65 m
path width 15 cm
inter-path gap 15 cm
position on the floor of the porch at the SW corner of the nave
orientation S
layout anticlockwise; 1;¼,¼,½,½, 2(¼,¼,½,¼,½,¼,½), ¾,¼,½,4(¼); I,I3,I,I5,4O,4I,8O,2I,2O,I3,I,I5; square.
double standard with indentations at each corner and a cruciform centre, the outermost two circuits replaced by a simple anticlockwise circuit
construction in 19th century
authority Doolhof Sint Servaaskerk - Maastricht
visit 2002

At each of the numbered positions there is an symbolic representation of a city, and the following text.
Number Text Translation
1 URBS SANCTI SERUATII ERCI The city of St. Servaas - presumably Maastricht
2 URBS CAROLI MAGNI Aix-la-Chapelle, Aachen
3 COLONIA AGRIPPINA Cologne
4 URBS PONTIFICIS MAXIMI Rome
5 URBS CONSTANTINOPOLIS Constantinople
6a IERUSALEM Jerusalem
6b MONS CALUARIÆ Calvary
6c MONS OLIUETI The Mount of Olives


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