Sv. Vavrinec - Jungmannovo námestí 755/16, Praha, CZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Noe1
N 50° 04.994 E 014° 25.399
33U E 458742 N 5548043
Quick Description: Saint Lawrence (Svatý Vavrinec in Czech) at the facade of traditional Czech pub "U Pinkasu".
Location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia
Date Posted: 12/1/2017 12:20:52 AM
Waymark Code: WMX5MD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff
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Long Description:
"Saint Lawrence or Laurence (Latin: Laurentius, lit. "laurelled"; 31 December AD 225[1] – 10 August 258) was one of the seven deacons of the city of Rome, Italy, under Pope St Sixtus II who were martyred in the persecution of the Christians that the Roman Emperor Valerian ordered in 258

Feast: 10 August
Attributes: Usually holding a gridiron and wearing a dalmatic

Patronage: Rome, Rotterdam (Netherlands), Huesca (Spain), San Lawrenz, Gozo and Birgu (Malta), Barangay San Lorenzo San Pablo (Philippines), Canada, Sri Lanka, comedians, librarians, students, miners, tanners, chefs, roasters, poor, firefighters "

Associated Religion(s): Roman Catholic

Statue Location: facade of the house

Entrance Fee: free

Artist: unknown

Website: [Web Link]

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