Example sentences for: statues

How can you use “statues” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Facing the cathedral are several green bronze statues of the aboriginal mastiff dogs after whom the Canary Islands are said to have been named (from the Latin canes).

  • In seven days he destroyed both Hindu and Buddhist temples and statues, including Swayambhunath and Pashupatinath.

  • Tomb 57, that of Khaemhat, was decorated with statues of himself and his family — very rare for tombs of his class.

  • In the Spring Hall for the Jade Emperor, worshippers touch the golden feet of statues representing the gods of wealth.

  • The Ponte Santa Trinita, destroyed in 1944, has been rebuilt with the original 16th-century masonry scooped from the bottom of the river, including statues of the Four Seasons.

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