2012 / Joseph Turkaly / Cleveland
An in the round statue of an unnamed mother and her children. The statue, sculpted by well-known Cleveland sculptor Joseph Turkaly, is a symbol of the American immigrant experience. The statue's base is inscribed with the Croatian Glagoltic alphabet, and a Grb, or Croatian shield. The shield is designed with a Pletar motif, a symbol of the Trinity. There is also a dedication to all immigrant mothers and the Cleveland Croatian community.
ERECTED BY THE CROATIAN COMMUNITY OF GREATER CLEVELAND 2012