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Stadt Passau

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(Kloster St. Nikola)

Sankt Nikolaus

Saint Nicholas

(4th century)
Bishop of Myra
(Wikipedia)

1730?

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Description

Statue of St. Nicholas in a niche above the entrance of teh St. Nicholas Convent.

Saint Nicholas Legends

Saint Nicholas is depicted as a bishop, wearing the insignia of this dignity: a red bishop's cloak, a red miter and a bishop's crozier. Attributes often refer to two of the most famous legends:

Tags

Locatie (N 48°34'12" - E 13°27'25")

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