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Austria
Graz
Steiermark

Mariahilferstraße 18 (Mariahilferplatz 2)

Sankt Joseph mit Jesus

Saint Joseph with Jesus

(Hebrew יוֹסֵף, "Yosef"; Greek: Ἰωσήφ)
the husband of the Virgin Mary and the earthly father of Jesus Christ (in distinction to God, his "heavenly father")
(Wikipedia)

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Description

Stone statue of St. Joseph with Jesus, in a corner niche.

Depictions of Saint Joseph

Joseph is usually depicted as a bearded man in a classic robe. His attributes are: He can be accompanied by Jesus

Tags

Location (N 47°4'20" - E 15°26'0")

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Item Code: atst020; Photograph: 5 September 2016
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