Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Faro
Faro (distrito)

Algarve

Largo Afonso III

Rei D. Afonso III

King Afonso III of Portugal

Coimbra 1210 - Alcobaça 1279
King of Portugal, 1248-1279, the first to use the title King of Portugal and the Algarve, from 1249
(Wikipedia)
António Duarte
1959

Faro /  Rei D. Afonso III   Faro /  Rei D. Afonso III

Description

Bronze statue of King Afonse III with a sceptre in his outstretched right hand.

Inscription(s)

D. AFONSO III
1210-1279

Signature

a. dvarte 1959

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 37°0'47" - W 7°56'2")

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