Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Funchal
(Fr. da Sé)
Madeira (ilha)

Reg. Aut. da Madeira

Rua do Marquês do Funchal
(Câmara Municipal do Funchal)

Santiago Menor

Saint James the Minor

or James, son of Alphaeus, one of the Twelve Apostles. Depicted with a club, since he is said to have been clubbed to death
(Wikipedia)
Patron of the city of Funchal
António Duarte
1944

Funchal /  Santiago Menor   Funchal /  Santiago Menor

Description

Stone relief of Saint James with scroll and club, with the letters SCS and IAC / OBS.

Inscription(s)

S. THIAGO me.

Signature

a. dvarte | 1944

Annotation

Inaugurated 9 December 1944.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 32°39'0" - W 16°54'31")

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