kartlis deda

kartlis deda

Kartlis Deda statue is a beautiful building and a symbol of the Tbilisi city.

The statue was erected on the top of Sololaki hill in 1958, the year Tbilisi celebrated its 1500th anniversary. Prominent Georgian sculptor Elguja Amashukeli designed the twenty meters aluminum figure of a woman in Georgian national dress.

kartlis deda

kartlis deda

She symbolizes the Georgian national character: in her left hand she holds a bowl of wine to greet those who come as friends, and in her right hand is a sword for those who come as enemies.

kartlis deda

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