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A vintage postcard of the basilica of Santa Maria della Salute in Venice by night. On the left a street shrine for Mary is visible.

A vintage postcard of the basilica of Santa Maria della Salute in Venice by night. On the left a street shrine for Mary is visible.

A street shrine for Mary in Rome.
The Roman historian Maria Cristina Martini has written a series of books about the hundreds of public Madonnas of Rome entitled ‘Madonelle di Roma’.
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A street shrine for Mary in Rome.

The Roman historian Maria Cristina Martini has written a series of books about the hundreds of public Madonnas of Rome entitled ‘Madonelle di Roma’.

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A vintage postcard of a street shrine for Mary and the basilica of Santa Maria della Salute in Venice, Italy.

A vintage postcard of a street shrine for Mary and the basilica of Santa Maria della Salute in Venice, Italy.

A small street shrine in Sliema, Malta.

A small street shrine in Sliema, Malta.

A street shrine for Our Lady of Sorrows in Bruges, Belgium.

A street shrine for Our Lady of Sorrows in Bruges, Belgium.

(Source: pbase.com)

Consolatrix Afflictorum
A street shrine for Our Lady, Consoler of the Afflicted in Savona, Italy

Consolatrix Afflictorum

A street shrine for Our Lady, Consoler of the Afflicted in Savona, Italy

(Source: rete.comuni-italiani.it)

A vintage postcard of a street shrine for Our Lady of the Guadalupe in Cuernavaca, the capital of the Mexican state of Morelos.

A vintage postcard of a street shrine for Our Lady of the Guadalupe in Cuernavaca, the capital of the Mexican state of Morelos.

Jungfru Maria
A statue of Mary on the corner of Jörgen Kocks’ house in Malmö, Sweden.

Jungfru Maria

A statue of Mary on the corner of Jörgen Kocks’ house in Malmö, Sweden.

A street shrine for Our Lady of Seven Sorrows in Porto Valtravaglia, Italy.

A street shrine for Our Lady of Seven Sorrows in Porto Valtravaglia, Italy.

(Source: digilander.iol.it)

A street shrine in Roermond, the Netherlands.

A street shrine in Roermond, the Netherlands.

(Source: commons.wikimedia.org)

A Venetian street shrine for Our Lady of the Rosary and St Rita of Cascia, whose feast is celebrated today.

A Venetian street shrine for Our Lady of the Rosary and St Rita of Cascia, whose feast is celebrated today.

(Source: slowtrav.com)

A street shrine for Mary in the Dutch province of Limburg.The text on the shrine reads: Whoever you may be who passes here, show that you honour God’s Mother.

A street shrine for Mary in the Dutch province of Limburg.

The text on the shrine reads: Whoever you may be who passes here, show that you honour God’s Mother.

A baroque Roman street shrine for Our Lady of Good Counsel.

A baroque Roman street shrine for Our Lady of Good Counsel.

A street shrine for Our Lady of the Sacred Heart near the Vatican in Rome.

A street shrine for Our Lady of the Sacred Heart near the Vatican in Rome.

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