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Marble or Tennessee limestone on marble base
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Rose Hill Cemetery Cemetery Avenue Third Avenue, between C & B Streets Columbia Tennessee 38401
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Tennessee survey, 1992.
Statue of a Confederate soldier standing at funeral parade rest. He rests both hands on the butt of his rifle. The barrel of the rifle is pointed down with the end resting on the plinth. He wears a full Confederate uniform with waist-length cape, thigh-length jacket, and a hat with a brim. Attached to the back of his proper left leg is a tree stump. His proper right leg is slightly bent. He wears his hat at an angle and gazes down. He stands atop a tiered marble base with columns at all four corners. On the base below the statue is a 23 in. x 17 1/2 in. plaque with a tree, flag, cannon, hat, sword, bugle, and rifle depicted in relief.
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Object--Weapon--Gun  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Control number:
IAS TN000172
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums