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erste Hälfte 16. Jahrhundert

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Vitus is one of the Fourteen Holy Helpers. According to legend, he was tossed into a vat of boiling oil but emerged unscathed from this trial of faith. The figure, which came from Amoltern near Endingen at the Kaiserstuhl, represents a common rendering of the saint.

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