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Notre Dame de Messines

Our Lady of Messines

The mother of Jesus Christ
(Wikipedia)
artist unknown
date?

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Description

Stone column with a bronze statue of St. Mary with Jesus as a young boy trying to get off his mother's lap.
On the column are reliefs:

Mons - Notre Dame de Messines
bunch of flowers
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bird cage
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toy windmills
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soldier
Mons - Notre Dame de Messines
drum

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Locatie (N 50°26'52" - E 3°56'56")

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Item Code: beha030; Photograph: 14 October 2017
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