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If you saw unusual monument or heard about it and want to know more then here you will find information about many interesting the monuments and the sculptures.
A monument to the Trinity in Yaroslavl it is a sculptural composition which consists of three sculptures of angels. They are sitting at a table. In center of the table there is a bowl containing the head of a calf.
A memorial stone in honor of the foundation of Yaroslavl it is a big formless brown stone with the memorial inscription: “In 1010 on this place Yaroslav the Wise founded new city Yaroslavl”.
A Chapel of Our Lady of Kazan in Yaroslavl it is a monument of the orthodox architecture which was made from white granite. A shape of the chapel looks like a rocket.
A monument-stele “Oath of the prince Pozharsky” it is a stele with arc shape and with the cross on the top.
The monument to the kopeck of 1612 it is a copy of the coin with the diameter almost one meter. The kopeck was placed on the white pedestal which looks like a merlon “Dovetail” of the Moscow Kremlin Wall.
The monument in memory of the war in 1812 is a short, rectangular stele from the white granite with wide top part.
The monument in honor of the antiaircrafters it is a 37-mm air defence gun which was manufactured in 1939. The gun was placed on the massive pedestal from red granite.
A bronze sculpture of Russian Emperor Alexander I is located on the high, massive, cylindrical pedestal. Alexander I is pictured in full height. He is dressed in ceremonial military uniform.
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The printing pioneer of Russia Ivan Fyodorov is pictured in the moment when he had printed the first page of the first printing book “Apostle”.
The obelisk - In honor of killed defenders in the battles for our Motherland in the town Losino-Petrovsky it is low obelisk from brown granite with wide bottom part.