The Irish Memorial: Leacht Cuimhneachain Na Ngael

Title

The Irish Memorial: Leacht Cuimhneachain Na Ngael

Description

Photo of The Irish Memorial which was created by sculptor Glenna Goodacre. The Memorial is located at Penn's Landing in Philadelphia, P.A.

Creator

Rebecca Lowe

Source

Rebecca Lowe, "Photo of The Irish Memorial," 2014-06-04.

Date

2014-06-04

Contributor

Lowe, Rebecca

Subject

Photograph of memorial statue.

Type

still image

Original Format

sculpture

Physical Dimensions

Approximately 12 feet high, 30 feet long, and 12 feet wide, the sculpture rests on a granite plinth 2 feet high and has the basic profile of a large wedge. The design suggests the multitudes with 35 life-size bronze figures arranged in clusters of vignettes.

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Collection

Citation

Rebecca Lowe, “The Irish Memorial: Leacht Cuimhneachain Na Ngael,” The State of History, accessed April 14, 2024, https://soh.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/524.