Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Herzlake
Lkr. Emsland

Niedersachsen

Haselünner Straße

Sankt Nikolaus

Saint Nicholas

(4th century)
Bishop of Myra
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
1990

Herzlake /  Sankt Nikolaus   Herzlake /  Sankt Nikolaus

Description

Statue of St. Nicholas, with staff and book with spheres, accompanied by three children.

Inscription(s)

anno 1990
herzlake 1000 jahre

Saint Nicholas Legends

Saint Nicholas is depicted as a bishop, wearing the insignia of this dignity: a red bishop's cloak, a red miter and a bishop's crozier. Attributes often refer to two of the most famous legends:

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 52°41'3" E 7°36'8"

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