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Afonso Chaves

Francisco Afonso Chaves e Melo
Lisboa 1857 - Ponta Delgada 1926
Portuguese naturalist, geophysicist and meteorologist
(Wikipedia)
Numídico Bessone
1957

Ponta Delgada /  Afonso Chaves   Ponta Delgada /  Afonso Chaves

Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

ao coronel
AFONSO CHAVES
os três distritos
açorianos

mdccclvii mcmlv[ii]

To Colonel
AFONSO CHAVES
The Three Districts
of the Azores

1857 1904

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Subdivision: São Miguel (ilha)
  • Country: Portugal
  • Bessone, Numídico
  • Bust (man)
  • Chaves Freitas, Afonso
  • Geophysicist
  • Meteorologist
  • Naturalist
  • Location (N 37°44'44" - W 25°39'46")

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