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Soldiers and Sailors Monument, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Crawford, Thomas 1813?-1857 (copy after)  Search this
Fabricator:
Hallowell Granite Company  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: granite; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Copy
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Peabody Parks and Recreation Department Perkins Street Peabody Massachusetts 01960
Located Peabody Square Peabody Massachusetts
Date:
1880. Dedicated Nov. 10, 1881
Notes:
Carlock, Marty, "A Guide to Public Art in Greater Boston," Boston: Harvard Common Press, 1988.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Massachusetts survey, 1997.
Summary:
A tall column topped with a standing female figure representing Liberty armed with a sword in her proper right hand. She is dressed in long robes and a helmet, and stands atop a small globe. At the base of the column is a square base.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Liberty  Search this
Object--Weapon--Sword  Search this
Control number:
IAS 87740247
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_299846