Eleven Tears - New York, New York
Posted by: Vermontish
N 40° 42.805 W 074° 00.818
18T E 583313 N 4507412
Quick Description: Memorial to eleven American Express employees killed on 9/11
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 10/31/2009 10:20:46 AM
Waymark Code: WM7JAY
In the lobby of the World Financial Center building, in which AmEx has its corporate headquarters:
A monument designed by Ken Smith entitled "Eleven Tears," consisting of a lighted 600-pound piece of Brazilian quartz suspended over an eleven-sided pool, into which drops of water (tears) fall randomly.
This is one of the stops on the walking tour conducted by the 9/11 Tribute museum.