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Plaça del Bisbe Oliba

Bisbe Oliba

Bishop 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)
Domènec Fita
2002

Vic /  Bisbe Oliba   Vic /  Bisbe Oliba

Description

Aluminium or steel statue of the bishop with in his hands a book with the inscription "Pau i treva" (Peace and Truce).

Inscription(s)

Oliba
bisbe de Vic
abat de Ripoll
i de Cuixà
971 - 1046
Oliba
Pare de la Patria
Vic 2002

Signed: Fita 2002

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 41°55'42" E 2°15'19"

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