Frog-traveler, finch-Pyzhik company and 6 the smallest sites in the world
Monuments put in honor of famous people, and in memory of the great events. However, there are also those enthusiasts that create tiny monuments entirely on other occasions. In our review - Five charming miniature works. The most diminutive monument in the world recognized by the frog-traveler, which appeared in 2013 in Tomsk!
Frog-traveler, Tomsk, Russia
The Tale of boastful frog, who came up with an original way to travel to the geese, inspired Oleg Kislitskogo, a sculptor from Tomsk, on the creation of a tiny monument. it is dedicated to, of course, all types of travelers. The height of the frog only 44 millimeters, and this pipsqueak - the world record holder.
finch-Pyzhik, St. Petersburg, Russia
Before the frog palm of a tiny monument in the world belonged to the legendary finch-Pyzhik to Fontanka. 11-inch bronze statue - one of the symbols of St. Petersburg. Not all tourists manage to find crumbs. Great success is considered to be a coin toss to the platform where the bird is sitting. Interestingly, the fate of the monument is not very good: at least three times by vandals stole the bird.
To find Siskin-Pyzhik - not an easy task
The boy, who looks at the moon, Stockholm, Sweden
The height of the sculpture of a boy - 15 cm, it was established in 1967 and has since become the symbol of Stockholm. The boy - a universal favorite, author of the sculpture - Liss Eriksson. It is believed that the sculptor was inspired by the image of the fantastic character of Niels, who traveled with the wild geese. Local residents in their care of the crumbs: with the arrival of cold weather wear on the boy's knitted hat and scarf and Christmas bring him gifts.
Two mice and a piece of cheese, London, England
The smallest monument in London - two mice, who are fighting for a piece of cheese. I set it on the ledge of a house on Philpot Lane. The monument was erected in honor of the tragic stories that happened during the construction of the building in 1862. Two workers quarreled because of the fact that allegedly stole a lunch at the second. A fight broke out, and one fell from the scaffolding, breaking the death. As it turned out, in fact the kidnappers were a mouse.
The Statue of Liberty, Uzhgorod, Ukraine
Ukrainian size statue of Freedom - no more than 20 centimeters. This sculpture - one of the many miniatures that adorned Uzhgorod efforts of local sculptor Mikhail Kolodko since 2010. Locals national color add to the image of the statue, dressing her in traditional dress for the occasion.
Turtle from Odessa, Ukraine
The top five most charming small monuments bug, which is located on the lid of a manhole in the Odessa Park of Victory. The author of the miniatures - is unknown, local kids adore Tortilla.