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Portugal
Lagos
Faro (distrito)

Algarve

Avenida dos Descobrimentos
(Sitio do Chão Queimado)

São Gonçalo de Lagos

Blessed Gonzalo of Lagos

Lagos c. 1360 - Lisboa 1422
Augustinian theologian and preacher
(Wikipedia)
Tolentino Abegoaria (de Lagos)
2001

Lagos /  São Gonçalo de Lagos   Lagos /  São Gonçalo de Lagos

Description

Bronze statue of Blessed Gonzalo in Augustinian robe with a crucifix in his outstretched right hand and a book in his other hand. The statue stands on a triangular shaped granite base, with a strip of fish, standing in a water basin.

Lagos - São Gonçalo de Lagos
Lagos - São Gonçalo de Lagos

Inscription(s)

S. GONÇALO
DE
LAGOS

1360-1422

Lagos - São Gonçalo de Lagos

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 37°5'53" - W 8°40'6")

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