The main gate of the Steinfeld Monasterly is flanked by two smaller gates above which are niches with statues, left St. Norbert and right probably St. Ursula.
Sankt Norbert of Xanten
- Saint Norbert of Xanten,
(Xanten c. 1080 - Magdeburg 1134), founder of the Norbertine or Premonstratensian order of canons regular
Steinfeld was since 1128 until 1802 a Premonstratensian convent.
- St. Ursula
German saint and martyr (Wikipedia). One of the chapels in the church is devoted to St. Ursula.
Locatie (N 50°30'8" - E 6°33'49") (Satellite view: Google Maps)
Item Code: denw560; Photograph: 8 April 2017
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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