German Sundial

Charles Mitchell

Charles Mitchell, 1981
Sculpture
Bronze, limestone
City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs

This sundial was given to Atlanta by the Federal Republic of Germany in 1983 in celebration of centuries of German heritage in America. The bronze sundial was built in Germany by a master craftsman while the limestone base was carved by local artist Charles Mitchell. It sits adjacent to Andrew Young Plaza. The dedication in 1983 featured a weeklong celebration that more than 28,000 people participated in, with activities ranging from art exhibits and film to performances by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
Address
Andrew Young Plaza
ATLANTA, GA 30303
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Bronze, limestone
City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs

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