Twelve statues symbolizing international seafaring and commercial powers are on the building's façade. Each statue stands for a nation, they are from left to right: Greece, Rome, Phoenicia, Genoa, Venice, Spain, Holland, Portugal, Denmark, Belgium, England, and France. The city of Genoa is represented by Columbus.
Sources & Information
- Photo: Peter van der Krogt, 19 October 2001.
- NIAF, Tributes to Christopher Columbus in the United States.
Location (N 40°42'15" - W 74°0'49")
Item Code: usny31;
Added: 19 October 2001
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