OOSI Sculpture

Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial

Date Unknown / Creator Unknown / Cleveland

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A memorial plaza consisting of benches, standing stones, and a rising curve, all made of polished black marble. Each part of the monument is imprinted with bold white text celebrating the sacrifice of the Greater Cleveland Police Officers, The imposing, reflective black slabs act as a colossal headstones memorializing the officers. The viewers can see themselves in the shiny surface of the rock, as a shadow behind the names; only able to view the monument because of the sacrifice of those named within.

County

: Cuyahoga

Citation

: “Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory, accessed October 15, 2018, http://oosi.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1276.

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Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial

Description

A memorial plaza consisting of benches, standing stones, and a rising curve, all made of polished black marble. Each part of the monument is imprinted with bold white text celebrating the sacrifice of the Greater Cleveland Police Officers, The imposing, reflective black slabs act as a colossal headstones memorializing the officers. The viewers can see themselves in the shiny surface of the rock, as a shadow behind the names; only able to view the monument because of the sacrifice of those named within.

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