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Fontenário da Mata da Serreta

Fountain of Mata da Serreta

17th century

Serreta /  Fontenário da Mata da Serreta   Serreta /  Fontenário da Mata da Serreta


Basalt stone fountain with a duck carried by a female Indian.
The fountain was originally in the cloister of the former Convent of Grace, in Angra do Heroísmo, was later transferred to the Quinta da Pata in Posto Santo, owned by Joaquim de Almeida. In the 1940s it was transferred to the present location,

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Locatie (N 38°46'17" - W 27°21'26")

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Item Code: ptac151; Photograph: 30 June 2016
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