Stone statue of Martin Alonso Pinzón, copy of the statue in Palos de la Frontera.
On the base two metal plates are mounted with the texts:
and the lower one:
donado por el excmo.
palos de la Frontera
Martín Alonso Pinzón statue is placed at Pinzón promenade and it was a present of Baiona's twin village Palos de la Frontera (Huelva). The work is a sculpted portray of the great captain the caravel Pinta who played an important role in the discovery of America. The monument was inaugurated in 1977, the 484th anniversary of the arrival.
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Item Code: esga002;
Added: 25 November 2006
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