Nnineteenth Century Fountain - Bucelas, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte
N 38° 54.055 W 009° 07.053
29S E 489806 N 4305788
Quick Description: This fountain stands in a small park in Bucelas.
Location: Lisboa, Portugal
Date Posted: 2/6/2014 7:09:15 AM
Waymark Code: WMK35G
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
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Long Description:
The nineteenth century fountain, built in ashlar limestone, ordered the construction by the former City Hall of Lisbon in the nineteenth century (1849). It comprises the central column and circular tank, where you can view a sixteenth century vessel carved in low relief on one face of the square shank. Served as a watering hole for animals on traditional agricultural fairs.
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Date Sculpture was opened for vewing?: 1/1/1849

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Where is this sculpture?:
Praça Tomás José Machado
Bucelas, Lisboa Portugal
2670


Sculptors Name: Not listed

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