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|This is an Indian Muffler Man in Montpelier, Indiana. To me it looks like he is doing the Hitler Salute.||02/21/2007||289|
|Ernie, located in turtleford, is a 2,4 m high and 8,5 m long turtle sculpture made of metal and cement.||02/21/2007||258|
|When you enter Paso Robles Wine Area from the east at the crossing of hwy 41 and 46 you see this fountain with grapes at the top and wine glasses at the bottom of the fountain. It contains purple water like red wine.||02/14/2007||297|
|A metal sculputure of a deer browsing on a tree branch. The sculpture stands about 50 feet tall in the middle of a farmer's field near Manorville, New York.||01/27/2007||281|
|Fondly known as Hermann the German, the Hermann Monument in New Ulm dominates the Minnesota River Valley skyline. Inspired by a similar monument near Detmold, Germany, this colossal figure served as an important symbol for members of Sons of Hermann, a fraternal organization of German Americans. In 1885 the 362 Sons of Hermann lodges across the country committed themselves to the construction o...||01/26/2007||533|
|Escher sculpture in the backyard of Lange Voorhout Palace.||01/21/2007||521|
|At the Big Sight international exhibition centre in Tokyo, there is a large scale saw placed as if it were sawing through the earth. The sculpture is 15.5 m tall. ||01/18/2007||2,103|
|Hammering Man in Seattle is 48 feet (14.6 m) tall, 30 inches (76 cm) wide and 7 inches (17 cm) deep, and weighs 26,000 pounds. He is located directly in front of the Seattle Art Museum and made out of hollow-fabricated steel, aluminum mechanized arm, electric motor, and black automotive paint. He was built in 1992 at a cost of $450,000. Original funding was provided by the Virginia Wright Fund ...||01/11/2007||2,160|
|A golden statue in Munich/Riem. It shows a naked man standing there. You can clearly see the shadow.||01/11/2007||423|
|While living in that city I saw it live. Its about 6 or 7 meters high....||01/09/2007||688|
|The acropolis is in fact an unfinished monument - originally called the "National Monument". Initiated in 1816, a year after Napoleon's defeat at Waterloo, it was meant to be a replica of the Parthenon in Athens, as a memorial to those who had died in the Napoleonic Wars.|
|Maybe somebody can shed some light on what these statues |
are that I found in Germany?
|Built to commemorate the life of the novelist, Sir Walter Scott the monument was finished on 15th August 1846.|
The Scott Monument is 200 ft. 6in high and 55ft. square at the base; the highest gallery is reached by climbing a total of 287 steps.
It has been described as a Gothic Rocket, you can get an impression of this from the shadow.
|Rheinorange is the name of the 1992 in Duisburg Neuenkamp established sculpture at the delta of the Ruhr into the Rhine. It was manufactured by the Cologne sculptor Lutz Fritsch from steel. It is 25 m high, 7 m broad and 1 m deep. The costs of the production amounted over 400.000 DM.|
The name Rhine orange is a wordplay that comes from the RAL color space system developed in 1927 by Reich...
|The INDOT Cow stands at the Indiana Department of Transportation Materials and Tests Division site. Just down the road is Kroger's Dairy so I assume the cow must have belonged to them at one point.||12/20/2006||888|
|The Temple Bar Memorial was erected in 1880. The monument, a tall pedestal surmounted by a dragon or "griffin" stands in the middle of the roadway.|
|It was commissioned by Queen Victoria in memory of her beloved husband, Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha who died of typhoid in 1861, and designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott in the Gothic revival style.|
|The Des Moines Cows are nicknamed Annie and Eric.||12/19/2006||463|
|Kelsey's Steak House features "Howie" the 24' tall steer. He was originally located at Howard and Sons Meats in Schererville, IN. In 1995, he was moved to Kelsey's. In 2005, they opened a new location just down the block and brought him along.||12/19/2006||193|
|Gertrude the Guernsey stands at the Children's Farm which is part of Lockwood Park. She is 19 feet tall and 21 feet long.||12/19/2006||261|
|The Middlebush Cow is 12' tall and appears to be another FAST clone (with horns removed). She was brown and white, then was painted black and white, and is now back to brown and white. In the 1960s, she was taken to parades and store openings to promote the Cream O'Land Dairy. When she was not on the road, she resided at the dairy's store which also had a 10' tall rotating milk bottle. When Cre...||12/19/2006||312|
|Some Dinosaurs at a German recreational park (Spreepark, Berlin). The park has been shut down for a couple of years.||12/09/2006||346|
|The Molecule Man is a monumental artwork made of aluminium, each 30 meters high. The three men stand for the joining of the 3 Berlin city parts , Kreuzberg, Treptow and Friedrichshain. The sculture weighs nearly 45 tons.||12/07/2006||479|
|It is the exhibition of the Acqua Felice. It was inaugurated in 1587 with the aqueduct, finished under Sisto V. It is the first water exhibition of modern Rome.||12/06/2006||279|