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Original Statue of Liberty Torch
Original Statue of Liberty Torch

Original Statue of Liberty Torch

Despite repeated efforts, the torch failed as a lighthouse, and the holes allowed water to enter the statue and caused rusting and damage. The original torch is now on display in the museum, and has been replaced with a solid torch covered in gold, which reflects the sunlight and city lights. The new torch accurately achieved the sculptor's vision for the Statue of Liberty.

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