Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Schwerin
Stadt Schwerin

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Wittenburger Straße
(Sport- und Kongreßhalle)

Speerwerfer

Javelin Thrower

'Speerwerfer' according to Wikipedia.
Hans Kies
1966

Schwerin /  Speerwerfer   Schwerin /  Speerwerfer

Description

Bronze sculpture of a standing, nude man with a spear in his had. The largest part of the spear was broken off a few months after the unveiling in 1966, it looks now more as a baton used by relay runners.

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Location (N 53°37'41" - E 11°23'36")

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