Statues - Hither & Thither

Italy
Viareggio
Lucca (prov.)

Toscana

Molo

Maria Stella del Mare

Our Lady, Star of the Sea

ancient title for the Virgin Mary. The words Star of the Sea are a translation of the Latin title Stella Maris
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
1950

Viareggio /  Maria Stella del Mare   Viareggio /  Maria Stella del Mare

Description

Marble statue of St. Mary with a rosary, and circle of stars.

Inscription(s)

A
maria santissima
stella del mare
guida dei naviganti
perenne ricordo
dell' anno santo
e delle proclamazione
del dogma dell' assunzione
il popolo di viareggio
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7 dicembro 1950

Annotation

The photos were made from the pier at the other side of the canal.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 43°51'46" - E 10°14'21")

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Item Code: itto178; Photograph: 16 May 2017
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