Bronze statue of Columbus with a cross.
In the gardens of the Museu da República (Palácio da Catete), built in 1860, are statues representing the five continents: America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Oceania and also a sculpture of Cristóvão Columbus.
Sources & Information
- Maria Helena Esteban , Esculturas Francesas no Rio (website gone).
- Photo: Angelica Monnerat, 31 Mar 2007. See angemon's photostream on Flickr.
Location S 22°55'33" W 43°10'35"
Item Code: br002;
Added: 11 August 2003
/ Updated: 6 January 2011
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