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France
Dinan
Côtes-d'Armor

Bretagne

Rue de l'Horloge 33

Saint Nicolas

Saint Nicholas

(4th century)
Bishop of Myra
(Wikipedia)


18th century

Dinan /  Saint Nicolas   Dinan /  Saint Nicolas

Description

Wooden statue.

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:

Tags

Location N 48°27'12" W 2°2'36"

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