La Licorne - Saint Lo, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege
N 49° 06.945 W 001° 05.320
30U E 639471 N 5442082
Quick Description: the statue of the Unicorn the emblem of the city. la statue de la Licorne l’emblème de la ville.
Location: Normandie, France
Date Posted: 11/7/2020 5:16:46 AM
Waymark Code: WM13CAC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
En WikiManche source:
The statue of the Unicorn is a monument of Saint-Lô.

The unicorn has been the symbol of Saint-Lô since the Middle Ages. It is represented on the coat of arms of the city.

The statue is placed at the crossroads formed by the streets of Docteur-Leturc and Neufbourg.

It was created in 1988 by the sculptor Philippe Rebuffet.

On March 7, 2010, the statue suffered an act of vandalism: its horn was broken and its head covered with black paint.

Fr source WikiManche :
La statue de la Licorne est un monument de Saint-Lô.

La licorne est le symbole de Saint-Lô depuis le Moyen Âge. Elle est représentée sur le blason de la ville.

La statue est placée au carrefour formé par les rues du Docteur-Leturc et du Neufbourg.

Elle est créée en 1988 par le sculpteur Philippe Rebuffet.

Le 7 mars 2010, la statue subit un acte de vandalisme : sa corne est brisée et sa tête recouverte de peinture noire.

Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: La Licorne

Figure Type: Animal

Artist Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Philippe Rebuffet

Date created or placed or use 'Unknown' if not known: 1/1/1988

Materials used: Marbre

Location: au carrefour formé par les rues du Docteur-Leturc et du Neufbourg.

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