Its a neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island..

The Statue of Liberty is a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in New York City, in the United States. . some of important unknown things are as follow

  • The original name of Liberty Island, home of the Statue of Liberty, was Bedloe’s Island.
  • The torch-bearing arm of the Statue of Liberty was displayed at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia in 1876 and in Madison Square Park until 1882.
  • The Statue of Liberty’s face was said to be modeled after the sculptor’s mother, Charlotte
  • The Statue Of Liberty Was Inspired By The Roman Pagan Goddess Libertas.
  • The head of the Statue of Liberty was displayed at the World’s Fair of 1878 in Paris
  • There’s a family that lives on Liberty Island, home of the Statue of Liberty.
  • The original torch of the Statue of Liberty replaced in 1984 by a new copper torch covered in 24k gold leaf.
  • The Statue of Liberty has a 35-foot (10,6m) waistline.
  • The Statue of Liberty was intended for Egypt
  • The Statue Of Liberty’s full name is “Liberty Enlightening the World.”
  • 2 million people visit the Statue of Liberty every year.
  • The Statue of Liberty is estimated to be hit by about 600 bolts of lightning every year
    • The Statue of Liberty

    wears a size 879 shoe

  • The Statue of Liberty used to have a reddish brown color
  • The 7 spikes on the Statue of Liberty’s crown represent the 7 oceans and the 7 continents of the world, indicating the universal concept of liberty.
  • Gustave Eiffel, the man who designed the Eiffel Tower, was also behind the design for the Statue of Liberty’s spine
  • Replicas of the Statue of Liberty have been erected in Pakistan, Malaysia, Taiwan, Brazil and even China
  • The Statue of Liberty was meant to be a lighthouse, but it proved to be useless as such
  • The cost of building the Statue of Liberty and pedestal amounted to over US$500,000, over US$10m in today’s money
  • The underwater portion of Liberty Island, where the Statue of Liberty sits upon, is part of New Jersey , not New York
  • If the Statue of Liberty was built today, it would cost about US$1.2 million.
  • The postage stamp of The Statue of Liberty depicts not the real statue in New York, but the replica in Las Vegas.
  • The Statue of Liberty was originally conceived of as being a peasant Muslim woman in traditional Islamic dress.

 

 

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