Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Lagos
Faro (distrito)

Algarve

Praça Gil Eanes

El Rei Dom Sebastião

King Sebastian of Portugal

Lisboa 1554 - Alcácer-Quibir, Morocco 1578
King of Portugal and Algarve 1557-1578
(Wikipedia)
João Cutileiro
1973

Lagos /  El Rei Dom Sebastião   Lagos /  El Rei Dom Sebastião

Description

Statue of King Sebastian in armour with his help at his feet. The statue is made of various sorts of stone, and stands on a circular stone base plate with on the edge the text: A EL REI D. SEBASTIÃO 1973

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Location (N 37°6'9" - W 8°40'22")

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