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Sankt Antonius der Große

Saint Anthony the Greater

or James, son of Zebedee (d. 44)
one of the Twelve Apostles. Patron saint of pilgrims, soldiers and cavalrymen. Depicted holding a pilgrim's staff decorated with a scallop shell. His remains are in Santiago de Compostela in Galicia (Spain)
(Wikipedia)
artist unknown
date?

Kevelaer /  Sankt Antonius der Große   Kevelaer /  Sankt Antonius der Große

Description

Stone statue of St. Anthony the Great with T-staff and pig. It stands on a column in front of the church.

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Location (N 51°34'54" - E 6°14'54")

Item Code: denw735; Photograph: 15 June 2019
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