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St. Wendel
Kr. St. Wendel

Saarland

Missionshausstraße 50
(Kirche des Missionshauses)

Maria Sedes sapientiae

Mary Seat of Wisdom

The mother of Jesus Christ
(Wikipedia)
artist unknown
1913

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Description

The Missionshaus was built 1910-13 after designs of the architects Ludwig Becker and P. Alfred Fraebel (FVD).
In three niches above the entrance of the church of the Missionshaus are statues of St. Mary and Child (Seat of Wisdom), flanked by angels carrying a scepter and (orb?) respectively.

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Location (N 49°27'50" - E 7°11'30")

Item Code: desl074; Photograph: 30 May 2019
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