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Via Dino Bellucci 4  
(Liceo Cristoforo Colombo)

Statua di Cristoforo Colombo nel Liceo Colombo

Statue of Columbus in the Columbus school

Francesco Caroni
1892

Genova /  Statua di Cristoforo Colombo nel Liceo Colombo

Description

Marble statue of a sitting Columbus, looking at a map.

Inscription(s)

Front:
VIRO QUI FACTUS SUPERAVIT GLORIAM
UT. GENIUS LOCI ESSET
LYCAEI ANTISTES DOCTORES ALUMNI POSUERUNT
Back:
F. CARONI
LUDIS SAECULARIBUS
OB AMERICAM REPERTAM
IV A IDUS OCT. A. MDCCCLXXXXII

Sculptor

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Tags

Location N 44°24'53" E 8°55'40"

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Item Code: itli018; Added: 28 May 2006

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