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WATCH: Famous sculpture on London's Wellington Arch gets a makeover


Europe's largest bronze sculpture, which stands on top of London's famous Wellington Arch, is getting a major clean. The sculpture, called Quadriga, depicts four horses which represent the forces of the chaos of war being calmed by the angel of peace, and has looked out over central London from its vantage point for more than a century since it was installed in 1912. During that time, exposure to the elements, traffic fumes and bird droppings have taken their toll, and English Heritage is now cleaning, repairing and re-waxing what the charity describes as one of London's most dramatic sculptures.

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