Antique Carrara Marble Bench

Description: 

250 year old antique Carrara marble bench from Venice, placed outside the wall surrounding one of the free parking stations, in the park space between the wall and public sidewalk. This vantage point faces north-northeast on Ward Parkway just west of Wyandotte Street.

Object Type: 
Date: 
1928
Modern Location: 
230 Ward Parkway
Kansas City, MO
Neighborhood: 
Historical Neighborhood: 
Point of view: 
39.04094, -94.58945
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the The State Historical Society of Missouri-Kansas City. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the The State Historical Society of Missouri-Kansas City.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
K0054-v09p293-01, J. C. Nichols Company Scrapbooks
Digital Object Identifier: 
K0054-v09p293-01
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