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Date: 16th – 18th centuries

Description: on the façade the North elevation is a portal of Renaissance period with some elements of the already Baroque aesthetics. The entablature is based on two pillars of composite capitals and pediment shows the ends two towers in the centre of this is a niche containing a statue of the Madonna and child flanked by two pilasters. Inside, the space is a rectangular nave adorned with Baroque altarpieces. By the side of the epistle are two Baroque altarpieces. This side is the pulpit from the 17th century. The choir is also Baroque balustrade. Ceiling of the presbytery takes into account the mixture of Gothic and Renaissance influences.

State of conservation: very good.

Legends and traditions: in the parish of the Cathedral is the main religious festivities of our Lady Nossa Senhora das Graças, between 12th and 22nd of August, the Santo Condestavel in June and July of the martyrs.

Source: Património dos Concelhos da Terra Fria Concelho de Bragança VOLUME I

Praça da Sé, Bragança
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