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Cibeles (Plaza Madrid)

Cibeles Plaza Madrid
  • Historic City Centre

The fountain features a statue of the goddess Cibeles (Cybele), daughter of the sky and earth, wife of Saturn and mother of Jupiter, with a crown, sceptre and key, symbols of her power over the earth and the seasons, riding a carriage being drawn by lions. The lions represent the mythological characters Hippomenes and Atalanta, the huntress in Diana's group.It is an exact copy of the original located in the Plaza Cibeles in Madrid, Spain. Source: www.excelsior.com.mx

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