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Fabricator:
Frederick & Field  Search this
Medium:
Quincy granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Obelisk
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Leominster Leominster Massachusetts 01453
Located Monument Square Between Main & Central Streets Leominster Massachusetts 01453
Date:
1866. Dedicated Sept. 12, 1867
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Massachusetts survey, 1997.
Image on file.
(On front:) HONOR THE BRAVE (list of names)/GETTYSBURG/(list of names)/BALLS BLUFF/(list of names)/PORT HUDSON/(list of names)
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
A tall granite obelisk topped with a ring of stars is adorned on the lower front with a relief of crossed rifles.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Control number:
IAS MA000575
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_344042