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Calvary

Calvary or Golgotha was the site, outside of ancient Jerusalems early first century walls, at which the crucifixion of Jesus occurred. In religius sculpture, a calvary is a type of monumental public crucifix with two or more adjoining statues
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Duilio Donzelli
1931

Fresnes-en-Woëvre /  Calvaire   Fresnes-en-Woëvre /  Calvaire

Description

Monument with a calvary replacing the chapel and calvary destroyed during world war I.

Inscription(s)

Α

la chapelle du
cimetiere elevee
a cet emplace
ment et l'ancien
calvaire ont ete
detruits en 1914-18
Ω

ce monument
a ete erige en
l'annee 1931
pour en rappe-
ler le souvenir
a la posterite

Signature

JEAN DEMARET architecte d.p.l.c.
D. DONZELLI sculpteur a la croix s/M

Sculptor

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Location (N 49°5'37" - E 5°38'7")

Item Code: frlo171; Photograph: 27 May 2019
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