Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Badajoz
Badajoz (prov)

Calle Suárez de Figueroa

Ibn Marwân

Abd al Rahmân Ibn Marwân ibn Yūnus, also known as Ibn al-Djillīqui or 'Son of a Galician'
died ca. 889
Founder of Badajoz, 875
(Wikipedia)
Estanislao García Olivares
2003

Badajoz /  Ibn Marwân   Badajoz /  Ibn Marwân

Description

Bronze statue of Ibn Marwân with shield and sword, looking at the Guadiana river and greeting those who go up to the Alcazaba.

Inscription(s)

ibn marwan
ابن مروان
fundador de
BADAJOZ
بطليوس
año 875 - 261 H
escultor: estanislao garcía
2003

Signature

Estanislao 2003

Badajoz - Ibn Marwân

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 38°53'1" W 6°58'14"

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