Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Ripoll
Girona

Plaça del Monestir

Abat Oliba

Abbot Oliva

Besalú 971 - Sant Miquel de Cuixà, el Conflent, 1046
count of Berga (998-1003) and Ripoll and later bishop of Vic (1018-1046) and abbot of Sant Miquel de Cuixà
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
2008

Ripoll /  Abat Oliba   Ripoll /  Abat Oliba

Description

Bronze statue of the abbot with a staff ending with the letters "Pau i treva" (Peace and Truce), placed on a socle on the wall

Inscription(s)

OLIBA
Abat Oliba
1008-2008

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 42°12'4" E 2°11'26"

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