Statues - Hither & Thither

Belgium
Turnhout
Antwerpen

Kasteelplein 20
(Sint-Victorschool)

Sint Victor

Saint Victor of Xanten

martyr, according to tradition a Praefectus cohortis of a Cohort of the Theban Legion. He was executed in the 4th century in the amphitheater of Castra Vetera (Xanten) for refusing to sacrifice to the Roman gods
(Wikipedia)
Karel Seuntjens
1899

Turnhout /  Sint Victor   Turnhout /  Sint Victor

Description

Stone statue of St. Victor with metal sword and cross, in a niche in the central bay of the St. Victor Institute,

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°19'31" E 4°56'43"

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