Gate of black basalt and white marmer with on the town side six marble portrait reliefs of the prominent figures of the time.
(all reliefs) JA 2002
(sign) Projecto e Esculturas: josé carlos almeida
Construção a cargo de marques s.a.
Inaugurated 3 July 2005 at the occassion of the 166th anniversary of the elevation of Povoação to municipality. It is the place where landed the first settlers of Sao Miguel Island. It consists of small images, embossed, of the prominent figures of the time.
- José Carlos de Sousa Almeida (Ilha de São Miguel 1959),
Azorean sculptor and painter
Sources & Information
Location (N 37°44'44" - W 25°14'43")
Item Code: ptac079; Photograph: 23 June 2016
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