Rectangular monument of Norwegian granite with reliefs on the sides:
In front of the monument a circular sacrificial bowl has been let into the square containing a relief of a stylised bird, a crane.
- Front: a large stylised torch as symbol of human striving.
- Left: six naked men as a symbol of work.
- Right: a torchlight procession of men, women and children of all ages, representing leisure time or the joy of being together.
- Back: five young people dancing around a large tree full of fruits, a symbol of the future and of children.
af august keil
københavns kommune stauning fonden
- August Keil (København 1904 - Asserbo 1973), Danish sculptor.
Location (N 55°40'41" - E 12°33'46")
Item Code: dk050; Photograph: 10 July 2009
/ updated: 1 March 2011
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