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Ireland
Limerick - Luimneach
Limerick - Luimneach

Denmark Street Upper
(St Michael's Church)

Saint Michael

Archangel, the field commander of the Army of God. He is often depicted slaying Satan represented as a dragon, and with a shield with text quis ut deus (Who is like God?, a literal translation of the name Michael).
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Limerick - Luimneach /  Saint Michael   Limerick - Luimneach /  Saint Michael

Description

Gilt statue of St. Michael slaying the dragon on top of the tower of St Michael's Church.

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Location (N 52°39'49" - W 8°37'26")

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Item Code: ie259; Photograph: 18 June 2014
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