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Philadelphia  

Sundial: 147
State/Province:  Pennsylvania Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Dial Condition:  
  Latitude and Longitude: 39° 56.985' N  75° 10.285' W
Location:
  • Rittenhouse Square Park, NE Corner, near 18th and Walnut.
 
Description:
  • A vertical dial within a bronze sunflower held overhead in the outstretched arms of the bronze sculpture of two children.
 
General Information:
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References:
  • IAPS Listing, May 95.
    Sculpture of a City: Philadelphia's Treasures in Bronze & Stone. NY. Walker Publ. 1974. p. 302.

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