Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Alcochete
Setúbal - Norte (distrito)

Lisboa (região)

Praça da República

O Salineiro

The Salt Worker

Francisco Simões
1985

Alcochete /  O Salineiro   Alcochete /  O Salineiro

Description

Large bronze statue of a 'Salineiro' salt worker - the worker who move the salt from the artisanal salinas (salt evaporation ponds) with primitive tools like: chibanca, pit iron and shovel.

Inscription(s)

DO SAL A REVOLTA E A ESPERANÇA

From Salt to Revolt and Hope

Alcochete - O Salineiro

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 38°45'21" W 8°57'44"

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