Statues - Hither & Thither

Italy
San Colombano Certenoli
Genova (prov.)

Liguria

Calvari, Piazza Cristoforo Colombo

Cristoforo Colombo

Christopher Columbus

Dree Molinari
1992

San Colombano Certenoli /  Cristoforo Colombo   San Colombano Certenoli /  Cristoforo Colombo

Description

Modern metal statue of Columbus with sails.

Inscription(s)

On three sides of the pedestal are plaques with inscriptions:
Left:

SAN COLOMBANO CERTENOLI
A
CRISTOFORO COLOMBO
NEL VO CENTENARIO DELLA
SCOPERTA DELL AMERICA
MCMXCII

Right:

1492
BUSCAR EL LEVANTE POR EL PONIENTE
1992

Back:

DREE MOLINARI
HA DONATO LA SUA OPERA

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 44°22'55" E 9°17'7"

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