Statues - Hither & Thither

Finland
Helsinki
Uusimaa

Museokatu / Mannerheimintie

Matthias Alexander Castrén

Tervola 1813 - Helsinki 1852
Finnish ethnologist and philologist; first professor of the Finnish language at the University of Helsinki
(Wikipedia)
Alpo Sailo
1921

Helsinki /  Matthias Alexander Castrén   Helsinki /  Matthias Alexander Castrén

Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

M.A. CASTRÉN

suomen kansa
suomen suvun
tutkimuksen
perustajalle

M.A. CASTRÉN

Finnish people
Finnish family
founder of
the research

Signature

Alpo Saito / 1921

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 60°10'27" - E 24°55'55")

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