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St. Wendel
Kr. St. Wendel

Saarland

Fruchtmarkt 13
(Cusanushaus)

Sankt Nikolaus

Saint Nicholas

(4th century)
Bishop of Myra
(Wikipedia)
artist unknown
date?

St. Wendel /  Sankt Nikolaus   St. Wendel /  Sankt Nikolaus

Description

Stone statue of St. Nicholas in a corner niche of the house were Nicolaus Cusanus lived.

Saint Nicholas Legends

Saint Nicholas is depicted as a bishop, wearing the insignia of this dignity: a red bishop's cloak, a red miter and a bishop's crozier. Attributes often refer to two of the most famous legends:

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 49°28'5" - E 7°10'15")

Item Code: desl065; Photograph: 30 May 2019
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