Grand Central Terminal Sculpture
Posted in the New York Forum
#1 Nov 14, 2012
Today's Grand Central was built between 1903 & 1913 & was built by the firms of Warren & Wetmore & Reed& Stern. The actualbuilding is 380 feet wide by 340 feet deep & rises to 8 stories.
The sculpture atop the building stands 50 fee tall & weighs 1,500 tons. It depicts the gods Minerva, Mercury & Hercles and was created by Jules Alexis Coutan. The Tiffany Clock has a diameter f 13 feet in diameter.
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