Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Ponta Delgada
(Fr. de São Sebastião)
São Miguel (ilha)

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Praça Gonçalo Velho Cabral

Gonçalo Velho Cabral

(c. 1400 - c. 1460)
Portuguese monk and Commander in the Order of Christ, explorer; credited with the re-discovery of the islands of Santa Maria and São Miguel in the Azores
(Wikipedia)
João Fragoso
1953

Ponta Delgada /  Gonçalo Velho Cabral   Ponta Delgada /  Gonçalo Velho Cabral

Description

Stone statue of Cabral, with on the base a bronze coat of arms of Portugal.

Inscription(s)

GONÇALO VELHO CABRAL

Signature

fragoso

Ponta Delgada - Gonçalo Velho Cabral

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 37°44'21" W 25°40'5"

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