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Bust of Christopher Columbus


1970

Conshohocken /  Bust of Christopher Columbus

Description

Bust of Columbus wearing a hat, a collared shirt and a coat with, perhaps, a fur collar. He has a pageboy haircut and a medallion hangs on his chest. The bust stands on an inscribed two-tiered base. On the top tier there is a brass plaque depicting an ancient sailing ship, perhaps one of Columbus', with crosses on some of its sails.

Inscription(s)

presented to borough
of conshohocken pa.
by the italian
american community
dedicated
october 12, 1970
founders
cav. anthony r. dipaolo
cav. emil j. ciavarelli
mayor john i. dijiosia

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