Legal Notice

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Central Office for Provenance Research Hessen

Museum Wiesbaden
Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 2
65185 Wiesbaden

Tel. 0611 335 22 75

The Central Office for Provenance Research Hesse is an institution of the State of Hesse located at the Museum Wiesbaden.

Person responsible for content in the sense of § 18 para. 2 MStV:

Miriam Olivia Merz
Tel. 0611 335 22 75

Editorial management, conception, project management and further development:

Miriam Olivia Merz
Tel. 0611 335 22 75

Person responsible for implementation and technology:

Hessian Central Office for Data Processing (HZD)
Mainzer Street 29
65185 Wiesbaden


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