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Sankt Michael

Saint Michael

Archangel, the field commander of the Army of God. He is often depicted slaying Satan represented as a dragon, and with a shield with text quis ut deus (Who is like God?, a literal translation of the name Michael).
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1765

Ochsenfurt /  Sankt Michael   Ochsenfurt /  Sankt Michael

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Statue of St. Michael with a flaming sword and shield with motto "QUIS UT DEUS", standing on the devil. Under the statue a shield with text, signed Johann Jacob Metzger, 1765.

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Location (N 49°39'51" - E 10°3'54")

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