Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Helgoland
Lkr. Pinneberg

Schleswig-Holstein

Karkhiar-Spichal-Goat 584
(St. Michaelkirche)

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)
Franz Mikorey
1979

Helgoland /  Sankt Michael   Helgoland /  Sankt Michael

Description

Statue of St. Michael as a men holding a pair of scales and standing on a serpent. At the church's entrance is a relief showing a more common depiction of St. Michael as an angel slaying the serpent with his sword.

Helgoland - Sankt Michael

Signature

f. mikorey

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 54°10'52" E 7°53'7"

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