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Sankt Nikolaus

Saint Nicholas

(4th century)
Bishop of Myra, patron saint of sailors, merchants, archers, repentant thieves, prostitutes, children, brewers, pawnbrokers, and students
(Wikipedia)
artist unknown
2012

Orscholz /  Sankt Nikolaus   Orscholz /  Sankt Nikolaus

Description

Wooden statue of St. Nicholas next the St. Nicholas Church.

The statue is a gift of Adolf Hein and was mae by a local woodcarver from an oak block.

Signature

[Mark] and monogram LA.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 49°30'15" - E 6°31'32")

Item Code: desl118; Photograph: 31 May 2019
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