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Portugal
Alcochete
Setúbal - Norte (distrito)

Lisboa (região)

Avenida Dom Manuel I

Dom Manuel I

King Manuel I of Portugal

Alcochete 1469 - Lisboa 1521
King of Portugal and the Algarves, 1495-1521
(Wikipedia)
Vasco da Conceição
Fundição Sá Lemos (Vila Nova de Gaia)
1969

Alcochete /  Dom Manuel I   Alcochete /  Dom Manuel I

Description

Statue of King Manuel I with scepter, orb and crown.

Inscription(s)

DOM MANUEL I

rei de portugal e dos algarves
d'aquem e d'alem mar em africa
senhor de guine e da conquista
navegação e comercio de etiopia
arabia persia e da india

nasceu
nesta vila de alcochete
em 1 de junho de 1469

DOM MANUEL I

King of Portugal and the Algarves
from below and beyond the sea in Africa
Lord of Guinea and conquest,
navigation and trade of Ethiopia
Arabia, Persia and India

was born
in this village of Alcochete
on 1 June 1469

Signature

1969 vasco da conceição
fundição sá lemos devesas, v.n. gaia

Sculptor

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Location (N 38°45'8" - W 8°57'57")

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