Columbus Monuments Pages

Portugal
Vila do Porto
Santa Maria

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Anjos

Cristóvão Colombo

Christopher Columbus

Álvaro Raposo de França

1992

Vila do Porto /  Cristóvão Colombo   Vila do Porto /  Cristóvão Colombo

Description

Bronze statue of 3.5 m, near the chapel at Anjos, where Columbus and his crew prayed for a safe return.

Inscription(s)

1493-1993
v centenario da passagem
de
CRISTOVÃO COLOMBO
pela ilha de santa maria

1493-1993
5th Centenary of the passage
of
CHRISTOPHER COLOMBUS
on the Island of Santa Maria

Signature

raposo de frança 92

Vila do Porto - Cristóvão Colombo

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 37°0'21" W 25°9'12"

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