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Saint Nicolas

Saint Nicholas

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

Coloured stone statue of St. Nicholas with the three children in a barrel, in a niche of the Porte Saint-Nicolas.

Inscription(s)

FRÄIT LUXEMBOURG
1839 1989

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Location (N 49°28'11" - E 6°21'58")

Item Code: lu039; Photograph: 16 June 2011
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