Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Görlitz
Lkr. Görlitz

Sachsen

Struvestraße
(Heilig Kreuz Kirche)

Kalvarienberg

Calvary

Calvary or Golgotha was the site, outside of ancient Jerusalem's early first century walls, at which the crucifixion of Jesus occurred. In religius sculpture, a calvary is a type of monumental public crucifix with two or more adjoining statues
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
1895

Görlitz /  Kalvarienberg   Görlitz /  Kalvarienberg

Description

Stone Crucifix and statues of Saint Mary and Saint John the Baptist on a pedestal.

Inscription(s)

Es ist vollbracht. Zur Gottes Ehre und der Gemeinde Erbauung
von den beiden Vorsitzenden
des Kirchen Vorstandes und der Gemeinde Vertretung,
Pfarrer Urbanneck u. Landger-Präsid. Lampugnani.
errichtet aus Anlass ihres 25 jähr. Ortsjubiläums.
1895

Zur Erinnerung
an die heilige Mission
in den Jahren
1901-1914-1922-1924
1939-1950-1962

Sculptor

Tags

Locatie (N 51°9'11" - E 14°59'31")

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Item Code: desn058; Photograph: 2 September 2012
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