Peixeira - Vigo, Pontevedra, Galicia, España
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 42° 13.968 W 008° 43.568
29T E 522598 N 4675660
Quick Description: women that shell fish
Location: Galicia, Spain
Date Posted: 1/7/2022 4:53:32 AM
Waymark Code: WM15HA7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 1

Long Description:
This life-size statue represents a woman made of granite, with a basket on her head and fish, from which jets come out and act as a fountain. It is located outside the Castro wall.

The "peixeira" (fischerwoman) was the woman that with her basket went to the market to sell fish.
Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Unknown

Figure Type: Human

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

Date created or placed or use 'Unknown' if not known: Unknown

Materials used: granite

Location: Castro Park, Vigo

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