Bronze statue of Columbus, dressed in medieval garb that includes a belted shirt, a long swirling cape, a cap, and gloves, stands with his right hand raised to his brow while his left hand hangs by his side. A sword hangs from the left side of his belt and a cross hangs around his neck.
(on rear of base:)
daring and fearless genoese
navigator who with unwaver-
ing faith in god discovered
a new world for free men
october 12, 1492
columbus monument committee
grateful citizens of this community
Signed: GIACOMANTONIO ROMAN BRONZE WORKS, INC.
This sculpture is a reproduction of a Columbus statue in Hoboken, New Jersey.
- Archimedes Aristedes Michael Giacomantonio (1906-1988),
Sources & Information
- Smithsonian American Art Museum, SIRIS (Smithsonian Institution Research Information system).
Location (N 40°57'35" - W 75°58'29")
Item Code: uspa19;
Added: 21 November 2010
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