View Full Version : Six metre bronze statue of Nelson Mandela, Joburg, SOUTH AFRICA discussion

07-03-2007, 04:28 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.gearthhacks.com/dlfile26054/Six-metre-bronze-statue-of-Nelson-Mandela,-Joburg,-SOUTH-AFRICA.htm>Six metre bronze statue of Nelson Mandela, Joburg, SOUTH AFRICA</a></b><br><br>The statue which was sculpted by Kobus Hattingh and Jacob Maponyane weighs 2.5 tons and measures 2.3 metres from elbow to elbow.The shoulders of the statue are 1.7 metres in width and the shoes are 1 metre in length.<br><br><img src=http://www.gearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/389057mandela2.jpg>

07-03-2007, 04:29 PM
Here it is

07-03-2007, 05:53 PM
Thank you for the picture!
It is outstanding to be next to the statue.

04-02-2008, 10:52 PM
Other life size work of Kobus include Hector Peterson Statue in the Maponya Mall, Soweto, SA. Lifes size Replica of 6m statue in Sandton, Mandela Square + Statue of the late Samora Machel in Mozambique Museum, Royal Bafokeng King and others.

Pictures can be requested from hannelie@mooinooi.co.za.

Proud of my dad and his work!!!