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Ponta Delgada
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Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Rua Margarida de Chaves 101-103

O Continentes

The Continents


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Description

On the top of the façade of this building (in a small street) are three statues showing allegorical women. On the base are names, but Europe was not visible.

Ponta Delgada - O Continentes
Europa
Ponta Delgada - O Continentes
Africa
Ponta Delgada - O Continentes
Asia

Obviously, there were original four statues.

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Location (N 37°44'37" - W 25°39'58")

Item Code: ptac174; Photograph: 3 July 2016
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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