Bear pit, Berne, Switzerland

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the bear pit in Berne, Switzerland, a circular stone-lined pit sunk into the ground. Adults and children view the bears. Bears have been kept in Berne since 1191 in memory of the time when Berchtold V, Duke of Zahringen, killed a bear.

#Picture Number A190

 


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