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Saint Lawrence

c. 225 - 258
one of the seven deacons of ancient Rome who were martyred during the persecution of Valerian. Usually holding a gridiron and wearing a dalmatic


Funchal /  São Lourenço   Funchal /  São Lourenço


Small statue in a niche above the gate of the Fortaleza de São Lourenço (Fort St. Lawrence).

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Location (N 32°38'50" - W 16°54'36")

Item Code: ptma036; Photograph: 7 January 2014
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