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Jacob Wrestling with the Angel

Depiction of the patriarch Jacob wrestling with the angel (Genesis 32:25-31). Jacob could not win that battle, because he had wrestled with God (Wikipedia)
Jörg Failmezger
2003

Besigheim /  Jakobskampf   Besigheim /  Jakobskampf

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Stone sculpture of Jacob wrestling with the angel.

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Jörg Failmezger
Jakobskampf, 2003

persischer Travertin, 200x50x50 cm
Patenschaft:
Württembergische Versicherungs AG, Stuttgart
Firma Möhrlin GmbH
Versicherungsburö Klaus-Dieter Frey, Besigheim

Besigheim - Jakobskampf

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Locatie (N 48°59'54" - E 9°8'27")

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Item Code: debw211; Photograph: 29 September 2014
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