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Sankt Franziskus

Saint Francis of Assisi

born Giovanni Francesco di Bernardone
(1181/82 - 1226)
Italian friar and preacher. He founded among others the Franciscan Order. Saint Francis is one of the most venerated religious figures in history
(Wikipedia)
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date?

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Description

Bronze statue of St. Francis on a column with animal reliefs. In front of the statue is a basin with on the edge three bronze sculptures of animals, one is lost, the others show a duck and a snail.

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Location (N 53°1'12" - E 7°51'31")

Item Code: dens305; Photograph: 8 March 2015
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