Heiligenstatuen an der Katharinakirche
Saint statues at St. Catharine's Church
On the top of the front façade of St. Catharine's Church is a statue of Sankt Katharina / Saint Catherine, (early 4th century), Virgin princess, martyr; she was condemned to death on the spiked breaking wheel, but, at her touch, it shattered
On the sides of the fronton are two angels with laurel wreaths.
In the façade are two niches with statues of two persons converted to Christianity by St. Catharine:
Porphyrius / Porphyry, captain of the guard
Locatie (N 47°4'18" - E 15°26'32") (Satellite view: Google Maps)
Item Code: atst061; Photograph: 6 September 2016
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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