Statues - Hither & Thither

Lkr. Emsland


Haselünner Straße
(Kirche St. Nikolaus)

Sankt Nikolaus

Saint Nicholas

(4th century)
Bishop of Myra


Herzlake /  Sankt Nikolaus   Herzlake /  Sankt Nikolaus


Statue of St. Nicholas, with staff and book with spheres.
The stone tower of the church was built in 1881.

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:


Location (N 52°41'3" - E 7°36'9")

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Item Code: dens310; Photograph: 13 April 2016
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