Wrought Iron statue of Iqbal Masih holding in his outstretched right arm a book called 'JUSTICIA' and pulling with his lift arm a child. The holes in the back of Masih refer to his murder.
1-10-1983 + 16-4-1995
mártir de la lucha contra
la esclavitud infantil.
En nombre de los millones de niños esclavos que aún existen en el mundo.
The Municipality of
1-10-1983 - 16-4-1995
Martyr of the struggle against
On behalf of the millions of child slaves still existing in the world
The identical statue is in three towns on Gran Canaria: Telde, Vecindario, and Vega de San Mateo (click tag "Masih, Iqbal" below), and in mainland Spain also in Córdoba.
- Pablo-Luís Tejera Romero (Cádiz 1957),
Sources & Information
Location (N 27°50'36" - W 15°26'45")
Item Code: esca274; Photograph: 10 January 2015
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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