Black marble obelisk.
Five sided obelisk, erected in 1992 in occasion of the Columbus Quincentennial, each side to represent a century since the discovery of America.
The obelisk is very close to the 1960 statue. The photo on the right shows both monuments, the statue is in the background.
Sources & Information
- First photos and information sent to me by Giuseppe Pampena, UNICO NATIONAL, CT-I District Governor, 14 November 2001.
- December 2006 photos replaced by higher resolution photos, made by Michael Strother, made 10 August 2006. See falcon170ct's photostream on Flickr. Later, Michael made several close-ups for me.
- Smithsonian American Art Museum, SIRIS (Smithsonian Institution Research Information system).
Location (N 41°3'11" - W 73°32'29")
Item Code: usct10;
Added: 6 December 2001
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