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Central Park

Cherry Hill Fountain

  • Location: located west of Bethesda Terrace near the 72nd Street cross drive
  • Architect: Jacob Wrey Mould
  • Description: fountain with bronze and wrought iron finial on top a polychrome masonry base
  • Materials: bluestone, polished granite, Minton tiles, bronze, wrought iron
  • Dimensions: basin: 20' diameter
  • Cast: c. 1870
  • Dedicated: c. 1870

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

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