Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Vila Franco do Campo
(Fr. de São Miguel)
São Miguel (ilha)

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Praça Bento de Góis

Bento de Góis

Bento de Goes

Vila Franco do Campo 1562 - Suzhou, Gansu, China, 1607
Portuguese Jesuit Brother, Missionary and explorer; the first known European to travel overland from India to China
(Wikipedia)
Numídico Bessone
1962

Vila Franco do Campo /  Bento de Góis   Vila Franco do Campo /  Bento de Góis

Description

Bronze statue of Bento de Góis

Inscription(s)

A
BENTO DE GOIS
no
ivº centenario
do seu nascimento
1562   1962

To
BENTO DE GOIS
at the
4th centenary
of his birth
1562   1962

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 37°42'57" W 25°25'56"

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