Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Badajoz
Badajoz (prov)

Plaza de Santo Domingo de Guzman
(Iglesia de Santo Domingo)

Santo Domingo

St. Dominic

often called Dominic de Guzmán (1170 - 1221)
founder of the Friars Preachers, popularly called the Dominicans or Order of Preachers (OP)
(Wikipedia)

16th century

Badajoz /  Santo Domingo   Badajoz /  Santo Domingo

Description

Stone statue of St. Dominic with a dog at his feet in a niche flanked by two coat-of-arms of the Dominican order and dogs with torches in their mouth and stars on their back.

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Location N 38°52'38" W 6°58'32"

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