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Skygate - San Francisco, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 48.482 W 122° 24.486
10S E 552102 N 4184680
Quick Description: An abstract arch by Pier 39 in San Francisco.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 12/22/2009 11:53:03 PM
Waymark Code: WM7YH3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member condor1
Views: 18

Long Description:
The piece is described as: "[An upright arch culminating in three helix shapes, with a mirror-polished surface reflecting surroundings."

The piece sits in a small park by the San Francisco Bay.
TITLE: Skygate

ARTIST(S): Barr, Roger, 1921- , sculptor. Utilicon, fabricator.

DATE: 1984-1985.; Dedicated Sept. 17, 1985.

MEDIUM: Mirror-polished stainless steel, type 316L, set in concrete footings.

CONTROL NUMBER: IAS CA000043

Direct Link to the Individual Listing in the Smithsonian Art Inventory: [Web Link]

PHYSICAL LOCATION:
Located Embarcadero Center, Between 35th & 39th piers, San Francisco, California


DIFFERENCES NOTED BETWEEN THE INVENTORY LISTING AND YOUR OBSERVATIONS AND RESEARCH:
None


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