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Theseus - Allentown, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug
N 40° 36.069 W 075° 27.793
18T E 460808 N 4494585
Quick Description: An abstract public sculpture near Parkettes in Allentown, PA.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 2/13/2009 12:48:23 PM
Waymark Code: WM5TXG
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member riston2
Views: 14

Long Description:
?This is Igael Tumarkin's "Theseus", 1985. It's white painted steel and weighs 6000lbs. A gift of Muriel and Philip Berman. Currently on Union and Lawrence Streets, it will soon be moved to a different Allentown location to accommodate a new sculpture of Martin Luther King.

Many thanks to petelewnes for providing the above information.

This is the female half of an abstract public sculpture (waymark WM2XNJ) that is located in a park in West Allentown.

Philip Berman, former owner of the former Hess's department store, donated many of the abstract sculptures in Allentown's public parks.
Title: Theseus

Artist: Igael Tumarkin

Media (materials) used: Steel and railroad parts

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): nr. Parkettes along Martin Luther King Drive

Date of creation or placement: 1985

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