Statues - Hither & Thither

Finland
Lahti
Päijät-Häme

Kirkkokatu 4
(Ristinkirkon sankarihaudat - Ristinkirkko Hero Cemetery)

Vapauden hengetär

Spirit of Freedom

Wäinö Aaltonen
1952

Lahti /  Vapauden hengetär   Lahti /  Vapauden hengetär

Description

Sculpture of red granite, depicting a woman with her hands raised. The statue is part of the war memorial and symbolizes freedom, peace and reconciliation.

Annotation

Unveiled 1 June 1952.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 60°59'7" E 25°39'28"

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