Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Ponta Delgada
(Fr. de São Pedro)
São Miguel (ilha)

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Rua de São Pedro
(Igreja de São Pedro)

São Pedro

Saint Peter

(Greek: Πέτρος, Pétros, "stone, rock"; possibly died AD 67)
apostle, featured prominently in the New Testament and the Acts of the Apostles. Patron saint of locksmiths and confessors. Usually depicted holding the keys to the Kingdom of Heaven in his hand. Peter is the first Pope
(Wikipedia)
Álvaro Raposo de França
1964

Ponta Delgada /  São Pedro   Ponta Delgada /  São Pedro

Description

Bronze statue of St. Peter with a large key in his left hand and blessing with his right hand.

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Location (N 37°44'25" - W 25°39'46")

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Item Code: ptac162; Photograph: 2 July 2016
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