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  • St. Peter's statue - Vatican City
      St. Peter's statue
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  • St. Peter's statue - Vatican City
      St. Peter's statue
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A long line of pilgrims mark the place where the bronze statue of St Peter is placed.

Made by Arnolfo di Cambio in the 13 century, the statue is highly venerated, countless pilgrims having kissed its foot.

It is said that the statue was made from the bronze statue of Jupiter on the Capitol.

Phone: +39 06 6988 3731
Website: http://www.vatican.va/various/basiliche/san_pietro/index_it.htm

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  • Written Feb 3, 2007
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