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Kapellenplatz - Brunnenhof
(Sankt Marien Basilika, Innenhof)

Maria mit Kind

Saint Mary with Child

The mother of Jesus Christ
Bert Gerresheim

Kevelaer /  Maria mit Kind   Kevelaer /  Maria mit Kind


Sculpture on the wall of the basilica: St. Mary supports Gnadenkapelle (Chapel of Grace) and the tower of the basilica, her son holding his hand protectively over it. At the bottom the date 3. März 1945, 3 March 1945, when the basilica was in danger since there were plans to blow up the tower.

Kevelaer - Maria mit Kind


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Locatie (N 51°35'4" - E 6°14'40") (Satellite view: Google Maps)

Item Code: denw757; Photograph: 15 June 2019
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