Monument to Santa Eulalia
Monument to Santa Eulalia. Mérida, Badajoz.
Martyr and patron saint of Mérida.
The monument lies in the middle of the square and was built in honour of the patron saint of Mérida.
The monument lies on top of a square pedestal, and has three cylindrical altar stones that have been artistically finished off by a Corinthian capital. The crowning image is a Medieval representation of the young Eulalia, who is the city's martyr.
- Sculpture groups
- Artistic period:
- Various styles
- Historic period:
- 1st century
- The basilica of Santa Eulalia, the hornito de Santa Eulalia.