Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Miltenberg
Lkr. Miltenberg

Bayern

Hauptstraße 83

Heilige Familie

The Holy Family

The Holy Family consists of the Child Jesus, the Virgin Mary, and Saint Joseph. Veneration of the Holy Family was formally begun in the 17th century by Saint François de Laval, the first bishop of New France, who founded a Confraternity
(Wikipedia)

18th century

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Description

Polychrome statuettes of St. Mary, St. Joseph and the Infant Jesus, and the Holy Ghost as a dove flying above them.

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Locatie (N 49°42'2" - E 9°15'25")

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Item Code: deby284; Photograph: 29 September 2014
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