Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Silves
Faro (distrito)

Algarve

Rua do Castelo

Rei D. Sancho I

King Sancho I of Portugal

Coimbra 1154 - 1211
King of Portugal, 1185-122
(Wikipedia)
Leopoldo de Almeida
1965

Silves /  Rei D. Sancho I   Silves /  Rei D. Sancho I

Description

Bronze statue of King Sancho I in armour with sword, holding a document in his left hand, reading: sancius dei gratia portugallis, silvis et algarbii rex 1189.

Signature

leopoldo de almeida 1965

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 37°11'25" W 8°26'17"

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