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Sassona Norton

9/11 Memorial
2005
18 x 16 x 16
Bronze, Steel

Public Work. Commissioned by Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. Installation Site: County Court House Plaza, Norristown, Pennsylvania. Budget: $190,000. A full view of the 9/11 Memorial in front of the Court House: A pair of 8' bronze hands holding a twisted steel I-beam salvaged from the North Tower of the World Trade Center. The hands emerge from a tilted bronze square column that is anchored onto a bronze disk, circled with the words: "September 11 2001. The Many Who Died. The Many Who Fought to Save Others. Memories Never Die".