(Forecourt of Old College)
Edward (VIII) Prince of Wales - Tywysog Cymru
White Lodge, Richmond, Surrey, 1894 - Neuilly-sur-Seine, France 1972
King of the United Kingdom and Emperor of India, 20 January to 11 December 1936
Bronze statue of Prince Edward wearing ornate embroidered robes of University Chancellor. His arms folded loosely across chest, and in his right hand he holds a tassled mortar board.
canghellor y brifysgol.
Prince of Wales.|
Chancellor of the University
Signed: Mario Rutelli / Roma 1922
The only known full-length statue of Edward Albert, Prince of Wales, future Edward VIII, later Duke of Windsor, was unveiled 30 October 1923 at the occasion of the opening by the Prince of the new building of the Aberystwyth University Students' Union.
- Mario Rutelli (Palermo 1859 - Palermo 1941),
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Location (N 52°24'53" - W 4°5'18")
Item Code: gbwa087; Photograph: 27 July 2012
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