Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Paderborn
Lkr. Paderborn

Nordrhein-Westfalen

Michaelstraße 17
(Augustinerchorfrauenkloster)

Sankt Michael

Saint Michael

Archangel, the field commander of the Army of God. He is often depicted slaying Satan represented as a dragon, and with a shield with text quis ut deus (Who is like God?, a literal translation of the name Michael).
(Wikipedia)

18th century?

Paderborn /  Sankt Michael   Paderborn /  Sankt Michael

Description

Stone statue of St. Michael on a console on a side wall of the convent of the Augustinian Canons Women

Inscription(s)

ST.
MICHAEL

Tags

Location N 51°43'12" E 8°45'13"

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Item Code: denw397; Photograph: 12 September 2015
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