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Hét Vezér szoborpark

Seven Chieftains Sculpture Park

Various sculptors
2006

Číčov - Csicsó /  Hét Vezér szoborpark

Description

Small park in Číčov - Csicsó, a village in the Hungarian speaking region of Slovakia. In the park are wooden sculptures of figures from the history of Hungary.

A hét vezér - Sedem vodcovia kmeňov - The seven chieftains of the Magyars

The seven chieftains of the Magyars at the time of their arrival to the Carpathian Basin in 895 AD, according to the Hungarian chronicler known as Anonymus, author of Gesta Hungarorum (Wikipedia).

Álmos

Sculpted by Frech András

Előd

Sculpted by Adi Toplak

Ond

Sculpted by Franjo Marošek
Signed: marošek / 06 / dravograd / SLOVENIA

Kond

Sculpted by Simon Rutnik

Tas

Sculpted by Szalai Norbert and Törő György
Signed: Törő / Szalai

Huba

Sculpted by Törő György
Signed: Törő

Töhötöm

Sculpted by Szabados István and Veres Sándor
Signed: Szabados 06 / Veres s/06 Kisvarda

Other statues

Búvár Kund
also known as Zothmund (11th century)
One of the army officers of Andrew I of Hungary (Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Erdélyi Péter

Táltos és Turul - Šaman a Turul
Shaman and Turul
Statue of a Hungarian Shaman (Táltos) and a Turul, the Hungarian military insignia.

Sculpted by Farkas Attila
Signed: Farkas / 06

István király - Kráľ Svätý Štefan
István király Szűz Mária oltalmába ajánlja Magyarországot
Saint Stephen I of Hungary (Esztergom 967-75 - Esztergom or Székesfehérvár 1038), Grand Prince of the Hungarians (997-1000) and the first King of Hungary (1000-1038) (Wikipedia).
Wooden statue of Saint Stephen offering his crown to Saint Mary.

Sculpted by Frech Gábor and Köteles László

Magyarok Nagyasszonya -Patrónka Uhorska Panna Mária

Sculpted by Frech Ottó, Nagy Géza and Steinbach Sándor
Signed: frech otto / nagy geza / steinbach sándor / 2006.

A nyelvtörvény szobra - Socha jazykového zákona
Language Law Sculpture
Symbol of protest against the Language Law

Sculpted by Farkas Attila and Steinbach Sándor
Signed: faragták / farkas attila / hu / steinbach sandor / hu
stanko koletny? / ornik srečko

There are several other wooden sculptures in Číčov - Csicsó, but we did not make photographs because of lack of time.

Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Farkas Attila
  • Frech András
  • Frech Gábor
  • Frech Ottó
  • Huba
  • Kond
  • Köteles László
  • Marošek, Franjo
  • Mary with Child
  • Monarch
  • Nagy Géza (Csicsó)
  • Ond
  • Rutnik, Simon
  • Sculpture (wooden)
  • Shaman
  • Statue
  • Steinbach Sándor
  • Stephen I of Hungary, St.
  • Szabados István
  • Szalai Norbert
  • Töhötöm
  • Toplak, Adi
  • Törő György
  • Veres Sándor
  • Location (N 47°46'16" - E 17°46'9")

    Item Code: skni001; Photograph: 5 September 2012  / updated: 23 November 2016
    Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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