Item of national significance. Dates from 1618
22 Skarnu Str.
The main emphasis of composition and the most splendid element of the
Ecke's house was a memorial site (sign) with the stone moulding "Christ and the
a Mannerism-style border ornament that dates back to 1618 (it is possible that
the ornament was made in Nirnberg).
The dynamic composition of the moulding is made in slender plastic forms with
great professionalism, which demonstrates than the masterpieces in the best
art traditions of Europe of the 17th century have appeared in Riga.
The decoration of the upper and lower part of the moulding is significant as
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