Statues - Hither & Thither

Latvia
Valka

Rūjienas iela

Koklētājs

The Kokle Player

The kokle (or kuōkle) is a Latvian plucked string musical instrument (chordophone), of the zither family
Ojārs Siliņš & Arvīds Voitkāns
1972

Valka /  Koklētājs   Valka /  Koklētājs

Description

Travertine sculpture of a man playing a kokle.

Annotation

It is installed in honor of the Latvian Nationwide Song and Dance Celebration centenary.

The architect is V. Šusts.

Valka - Kokletajs

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Location (N 57°47'2" - E 26°0'28")

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