Statues - Hither & Thither

Estonia
Tallinn
Harjumaa

Estonia puiestee 6

Georg Lurich

Väike-Maarja 1876 - Armavir, Krasnodar krai, Russia 1920
Estonian Greco-Roman wrestler and strongman
(Wikipedia)
Monogram AM or MA (who?)
1970

Tallinn /  Georg Lurich   Tallinn /  Georg Lurich

Description

Bronze relief.

Inscription(s)

eesti maadlusspordi
rajaja mitmekordne
maailmameister
GEORG LURICH
22.4.1876 - 22.1.1920
õppis eno. talinna
reaalkoolis aastail
1887 kuni 1894
Founder of Estonian
wrestling sport and multiple
world champion
Geirg Lurich 22 Apr. 1876 - 22 Jan. 1920
studied at the Talinn
Secondary Science School
from 1887 to 1894

Signature

AM or MA 1879

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 59°26'0" - E 24°44'57")

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