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Philbert

1995 by Eric Berg (with painted tiles by Victoria Davila)

Philbert

Philbert at the Reading Terminal Market. Credit: G. Widman for GPTMC

Description

Meeting at the pig may sound less dignified than meeting at the eagle, but Philbert, a 3-foot bronze piggy bank, has become a popular spot to wait for a friend. Philbert lives in the bustling Reading Terminal Market, where he invites shoppers to feed him coins for charity.

Philbert’s name is a pun on Filbert Street, the southern boundary of the Reading Terminal Market.

Details

N. 12th Street and Arch Street Reading Terminal Market, Center Court Philadelphia, PA 19107

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