Angelote - Vigo, Pontevedra, Galicia, España
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 42° 14.296 W 008° 43.531
29T E 522647 N 4676267
Quick Description: Querubin in the fountain
Location: Galicia, Spain
Date Posted: 3/12/2022 9:09:48 AM
Waymark Code: WM15WWV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
In this font from the 17-18th century, this cherub is found on top, looking like an angelic child.
It is on a tower that is a symbol of Castro, a fortress in Vigo and that is part of its coat of arms.
Angelote is looking into space showing that he witnessed the French troops who were defeated in the Battle of the Reconquest of Vigo.
Allthe complex is in granite.
Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Angelote

Figure Type: Human

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

Date created or placed or use 'Unknown' if not known: 17-18th

Materials used: granite

Location: Plaza de la princesa

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Ariberna visited Angelote - Vigo, Pontevedra, Galicia, España 3/13/2022 Ariberna visited it