Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Sleaford
Lincolnshire

East Midlands

Market Place
(St. Denys' Church)

Façade statues of St. Denys' Church


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Description

The front façade of St. Denys' church has seven statues, from left to right:
  1. St. Mary, crowned and standing on a crescent moon.
  2. Unknown saint, heavily damaged.
  3. Unknown female saint, heavy weathered.
  4. St. Luke, with a bull holding a book.
  5. s. mark
  6. s. matthew
    next to the side entrance:
  7. St. John the Evangelist, with an eagle.

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Sources & Information

Tags

  • Cattle (bull / cow / calf)
  • Eagle
  • Evangelists (Four)
  • Façade with statues (church)
  • John the Evangelist, St.
  • Luke, St.
  • Mark, St.
  • Mary, St.
  • Matthew, St.
  • Locatie (N 52°59'58" - W 0°24'32")

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    Item Code: gbem023; Photograph: 1 August 2012
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