CHRIST OF THE ABYSS, ITALY

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  Christ of the Abyss, Italy on America, Europe, North America Fb-Button  Christ of the Abyss is a submerged bronze statue of Jesus, the first & original statue is located in the Mediterranean Sea right off San Fruttuoso in the Italian Riviera. In 1954 the sculpture was placed 17 meters underwater. Christ’s statue is  2½ metres tall. Other casts of the statue are located in other places worldwide – not only underwater but also in churches and museums. In 1961 a copy was placed in Grenada. In 1965 it was placed approximately in just 8 meters depth, close to Key Largo, Florida, in the United States. The U.S sculpture is the most photographed statue out of the three.
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Wikipedia - Christ of the Abyss
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Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy

  Christ of the Abyss, Italy on America, Europe, North America Fb-Button  Christ of the Abyss is a submerged bronze statue of Jesus, the first & original statue is located in the Mediterranean Sea right off San Fruttuoso in the Italian Riviera. In 1954 the sculpture was placed 17 meters underwater. Christ’s statue is  2½ metres tall. Other casts of the statue are located in other places worldwide – not only underwater but also in churches and museums. In 1961 a copy was placed in Grenada. In 1965 it was placed approximately in just 8 meters depth, close to Key Largo, Florida, in the United States. The U.S sculpture is the most photographed statue out of the three.
Source:
Wikipedia - Christ of the Abyss
pic
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy
Christ of the Abyss, Italy

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