St Columba was founder of Iona Christian community in 6th c., bringing Christianity from Ireland to Scotland 

First photo is modern wire sculptural representation of St. Columba statue, with original feet remaining. Statue is thought to have stood in this niche. Pilgrims revered it as performing miracles.

The second photo is small stained glass is St. Columba, also called Columcille, in Abbey.

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