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Narragansett, Rhode Island: Peter Toth Indian Head

One of sculptor Peter Toth's 70+ giant Native American heads that he's scattered across the USA and Canada.

Strathmore St., Narragansett, RI
Take I-95 to Hwy 4 south which turns into Hwy 1 south. Take the Narragansett 1A exit. Follow 1A about a mile. Statue is on the left, at the corner of Strathmore St.
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Peter Toth Indian Head.

Peter Toth Indian Head

Don't know when it was completed, but restoration of the sculpture is done.

[Leeandpaul, 05/02/2024]
Peter Toth Indian Head

Covered up. It's currently undergoing preservation attempts. Currently not on display.

[PualD, 08/06/2021]
Peter Toth Indian Head

The statue is there but covered up. Some snowflake must've taken offense to it and made them cover it up.

[Aud Egan, 06/17/2021]

Some might jump to that conclusion, but it turns out the statue is under wraps because the 1982 wooden sculpture is in need of serious repair. According to the restoration company, it needs "sculpting and installing a new headdress; fixing rotted locations; bridging splits, gaps, and voids; and installation of stainless steel supports at the base of the statue."

Peter Toth Indain.

Peter Toth Indian Head

Large wooden Indian head in corner of a park. The stone base was built by the Narragansett Indians.

[Bill La Civita, 07/17/2013]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Hitler's Gravy Boat, Himmler's NightshirtHitler's Gravy Boat, Himmler's Nightshirt, Wakefield, RI - 2 mi.
Rust - Corrosion Test FacilityRust - Corrosion Test Facility, Narragansett, RI - 5 mi.
Narragansett Rune StoneNarragansett Rune Stone, Wickford, RI - 9 mi.
In the region:
Rolling Rock, Fall River, MA - 25 mi.

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