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Haut-Rhin

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Rue du Murbach

Calvaire

Calvary

Calvary or Golgotha was the site, outside of ancient Jerusalem's early first century walls, at which the crucifixion of Jesus occurred. In religius sculpture, a calvary is a type of monumental public crucifix with two or more adjoining statues
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J.B. Laquis
1850

Buhl /  Calvaire   Buhl /  Calvaire

Description

Calvary with polychrome statues of the crucifix, St. Mary and St. John the Baptist.

Inscription(s)

Vater unser

Ave Maria

Und den glauben

Betet

Signed: ..B. L...is, 1850

Sculptor

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Location (N 47°55'26" - E 7°10'53")

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