Deutschland

Statues - Hither & Thither

Site Search:
Leer
Lkr. Leer

Niedersachsen

Kirchstraße
(St. Michaelskirche)

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).
(Wikipedia)

1776

Leer /  Sankt Michael   Leer /  Sankt Michael

Description

Sandstone relief of St. Michael with sword and shield with text 'QUIS UT DEUS', standing on the slain dragon.

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 53°13'41" - E 7°26'54")

Item Code: dens187; Photograph: 26 April 2014
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
If you want to use photos, please contact us via the contact form (in Dutch, English or German).
© Website and photos: René & Peter van der Krogt