OOS Sculpture

Bust of Elias Lonnrot

Date Unknown / Creator Unknown / Cleveland

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A bust of Elias Lonnrot, a Finnish doctor and author. Lonnrot is best known for his poem, Kalevala, a poem telling the story of creation from Finnish folklore.

Location: Finnish Cultural Garden, 1880 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd

County

: Cuyahoga

Citation

: “Bust of Elias Lonnrot,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed May 14, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/index.php/items/show/1941.

Dublin Core

Title

Bust of Elias Lonnrot

Description

A bust of Elias Lonnrot, a Finnish doctor and author. Lonnrot is best known for his poem, Kalevala, a poem telling the story of creation from Finnish folklore.

Contributor

Identifier

1941

Sculpture Item Type Metadata

Location City

Location County

Provider Entity

FINNISH CENTRAL COMM OF CLEVELAND
FINNISH EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY - FAIRPORT
FINNISH TEMPERANCE ASS'N CLEVELAND

Location Site

Location Street

1880 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd

Location Type

Materials

Inscription

ELIAS LONNROT
1802 - 1884
PHYSICIAN
FOLKLORIST
LYOKAMME
KASI KATEHEN
Kalevala
FINNISH EPIC POEMS

FINNISH CENTRAL COMM OF CLEVELAND
FINNISH EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY - FAIRPORT
FINNISH TEMPERANCE ASS'N CLEVELAND