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Tenerife

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(Mirador de Humboldt)

Alexander von Humboldt

Berlin 1769 - Berlin 1859
Prussian geographer, naturalist and explorer; he visited in 1799 Tenerife.
(Wikipedia)
Ana Lilia Martín
2009

La Orotava /  Alexander von Humboldt   La Orotava /  Alexander von Humboldt

Description

Statue of Alexander von Humboldt, sitting on the balustrate of the viewpoint, with his papers and books.

The viewpoint is closed since 2014. The statue was partly visible through two of the gates.

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Location (N 28°24'28" - W 16°30'26")

Item Code: esca529; Photograph: 31 January 2020
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