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SESQUICENTENNIAL TIME CAPSULE

 

Artwork

Title Artist Date

Sesquicentennial Time Capsule

 

Unknown

Sealed 1982

 

Medium

Medium Category

Carved Granite Time Capsule on
Concrete Footer
 

Time Capsule

Measurements

Unit Measure Object Height Object Width Object Depth Object Diameter
Feet

3

7.75

3.25

N/A

 
Unit Measure Base Height Base Width Base Depth Base Diameter
Feet

.5

8.75

4.25

N/A

Description

Description
This granite time capsule is carved with an image-in-relief of a buffalo and is engraved with the inscription: "Sesquicentennial Time Capsule, 1832 - 1982" on the front and back.  The seal of the City of Buffalo is carved on both sides of the time capsule.





 

Biographical Info.

Bio.
No information is available at present.





 

Location History

Location Purpose Date Verified Current Record
City Court Building, near Delaware Ave. and Niagara Square intersection Display April 2004 Yes

Conservation/Preservation History

Treatment Performed by Date Completed Previous Object Condition New Object Condition Previous Base Condition New Base Condition Current Record
N/A
 
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Condition Survey History

Surveyed By Purpose Date Completed Object Condition Base Condition Current Record
Hamilton, Houston, Lownie Architects, LLC
 
Buffalo Arts Commission General Condition Survey September 2004 Good Good Yes