OOS Sculpture

Namejs

2006 / Creator Unknown / Cleveland

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A sculpture taking on the shape of the "Namejs", a Latvian traditional ring that represents Latvian independence and unity of the three ancient Latvian lands, Kurzeme, Latgale and Vidzeme.

Location: Latvian Cultural Garden, 1030 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd

County

: Cuyahoga

Citation

: “Namejs,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed May 13, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1975.

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Title

Namejs

Description

A sculpture taking on the shape of the "Namejs", a Latvian traditional ring that represents Latvian independence and unity of the three ancient Latvian lands, Kurzeme, Latgale and Vidzeme.

Date

2006

Subject

Contributor

Identifier

1975

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Provider Entity

Latvian Cultural Garden Committee

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1030 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd

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2006

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Inscription

LATVIA, OUR ANCIENT LANDS
ON THE SHORES OF THE BALTIC SEA
THIS STONE FROM LATVIA REPRESENTS
THE STRENGTH OF LATVIAN PEOPLE
THROUGHOUT THE AGES