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Sainte Philomène

Saint Philomena

Corfu, Greece 291 - Rome 304
Virgin and martyr; patron saint of infants, babies, and youth
(Wikipedia)
Charles Dufraine
1881

Ars-sur-Formans /  Sainte Philomène   Ars-sur-Formans /  Sainte Philomène

Description

Bronze statue of Saint Philomena, holding a palm branch and pointing to the basilica.

Inscription(s)

DIVÆ PHILUMENÆ
v. et m.
J.M.B. VIANNEY
dilectissimæ
QUOD
invenit et sculpsit d. dufraine
HOC
d. toccanier parœcia peregrini
festivus cum cantibus
erexerunt
die iv augusti mdccclxxxi

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Location (N 45°59'41" - E 4°49'5")

Item Code: frra276; Photograph: 17 August 2018
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