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Spirit of Enterprise - Most Unusal Public Sculpture in Philly?

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Spirit of Enterprise - Most Unusal Public Sculpture in Philly?

People pass by this sculpture so quickly that they usually miss what makes it controversial. There is a giant faceless snake emerging from the male figure's groin. It is often said that it represents a sexual organ and stands for virility and fruitfulness (hence the title, Spirit of Enterprise), and that the sculptor, Lipchitz, pulled a fast one on Philly by getting it by the censors. What do you think?

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Location: Jaques Lipchitz, Spirit of Enterprise , Kelly Drive at Girard Bridge Stairs , - Central Terrace Ellen Phillips Samuel Memorial, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19130, United States
Listing Category: Art, Controversies, Human Interest, Weird
Created Date: 06-24-2018

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Name : plaquemaster
Email : sjkc0072@aol.com
Comments : Spirit_Enterprise_4.JPG.
Date : 2013-08-14

Name : plaquemaster
Email : sjkc0072@aol.com
Comments : I saw these coordinates on the Web for this statue. If not right on, they seem to at least be close. 39° 58 24.94 N 75° 11 26.84 W
Date : 2013-08-14