Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Mönchengladbach
Stadt Mönchengladbach

Nordrhein-Westfalen

Alter Markt / Kirchplatz

Vitusbrunnen

Saint Vitus Fountain

Peter Haak
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Mönchengladbach /  Vitusbrunnen   Mönchengladbach /  Vitusbrunnen

Description

Small statue.

Saint Vitus

Saint Vitus, from Sicily, died as a martyr during the persecution of Christians by co-ruling Roman Emperors Diocletian and Maximian in 303. Vitus is counted as one of the Fourteen Holy Helpers (Wikipedia).

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 51°11'38" E 6°25'54"

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