Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Helleville
Manche

Basse-Normandie

Le Calvaire

Calvaire

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)

Union artistique de Vaucouleurs
date?

Helleville /  Calvaire   Helleville /  Calvaire

Description

Calvary with the crucifix, Mary, St. John the Baptist and St. Mary Magdalena.

Helleville - Calvaire Helleville - Calvaire Helleville - Calvaire

Inscription(s)

ecce
mater tua

o crux
ave
spes unica

ecce
filius tuus

Signature

All statues are signed:
Union artistique
de Vaucouleurs

Tags

Location N 49°33'16" W 1°46'53"

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