Polar Bear With Cubs - Copenhagen, Denmark
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1
N 55° 41.734 E 012° 36.023
33U E 349182 N 6174807
Quick Description: The Polar Bear With Cubs statue is located at the harbor in northern part of Copenhagen.
Location: Denmark
Date Posted: 6/5/2012 4:35:05 AM
Waymark Code: WMEJMP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member monkeys4ever
Views: 20

Long Description:

This 8' high bronze statue of a polar bear flanked by two cubs is located at the harbor in Copenhagen between the Little Mermaid statue and the day cruise ship port. The bear is standing upright on two legs with its nose in the air. The cubs are facing forward while standing on all four legs on either side of their mother. The statue rests on a two tiered granite pedestal.

A plaque below the statue is inscribed:

ISBJØRN MED UNGER
AF HOLGER WEDERKINCH
1886 - 1959
1929

English translation:

POLAR BEAR WITH CUBS
BY HOLGER WEDERKINCH
1886 - 1959
1929

Name of statue: Isbjørn Med Unger (Polar Bear With Cubs)

Name of creator: Holger Wederkinch

Material: bronze

Date created: 1929

Additional Coordinates: Not Listed

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