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    Damaged Exterior Gold Leaf

    Fifteen years of weathering and birds roosting have removed some of the tough shell of gold leaf from portions of the Golden Pioneer's head and face. The hand pointing at the cheek adds scale. The circumference of the head is 6'-10".

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  • Welcome!
  • Statue Damage Inspection
  • Gilding Process Photos
  • Gilding Completed
  • Finishing The Job
  • Golden Pioneer Views
  • Golden Pioneer History
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  • Inspection Scaffolding
  • Safety Harness Required
  • Narrow Ladder To Top
  • Up and Over Top Railing
  • Damaged Pioneer Face
  • Pioneer And Waller Hall
  • Vertigo? Capitol Steps

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