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The Pointing Man statue viewed from the town of Urne

The Pointing Man is a monumental bronze and copper statue located on a small island near the town of Urne in Shadze-Ma. The statue was designed and built by unknown architects. It was found lying in shallow water in the Inner Sound of Shadze-Ma in 1867 and twelve years later, in 1879, it was raised from the seabed. Between 1897 and 1898 it was lifted onto a pedestal with a giant crane in one of the most advanced engineering operations of its era.

The pedestal base it now stands on is formed by a former defensive fortification constructed during the colonial occupation of the islands by Ionadàlba. The island on which the statue stands, formerly known as Eelan Gaivikc (Sand Island) is today known as Eelan Sorkcan (Pedestal Island).

The statue depicts a bearded and naked muscular man with an outstretched arm whose hand points to a distant horizon. His other arm rests on his hip and he is sculpted as if about to step from the pedestal. The statue stands 36 metres from the foot to the top of the head. From the base of the pedestal to the top of the head, the height is 71 metros.

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  • ... that Midsummer (Keskjaari) in Karolia is considered an occasion to engage in fun and somewhat risqué activities?
  • ... that the Ardisphere is constitutionally prohibited from maintaining an "adventurist military?
  • ... that Oddo Hysenfork, the prizewinning Zylandian writer, was also a pharmacist?
  • ... that in Ūdzđąnąrąt, anarchy has now functioned as a reliable form of government for 637 years?
  • ... that the first section of the FLINX highspeed railroad network (logo pictured) in Kalm, from Tarott-Leuden to Rothenstadt, officially opened on June 10, 1984?

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A beautiful river delta in southern Lorredion by Le Mathou.
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The Dara, currency of Gobrassanya by Indyroads

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