Erected on a plaza in front ot the "'Man the explorer" complex.
This monument on Ile Sainte-Hélène to the famed 16th century Polish scholar and astronomer is a bronze cast of the original work by Thorvaldsen. Ten feet high, ot weighs 5,400 pounds.
It was contributed by the Canadian Polish Congress to mark the millennium of Christianity in Poland.
( Document Source: Man and his world guide 1968 )