Harubang

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This gift from Korea is similar to sculptures commonly found on Jeju Island to serve the dual function of guardian and boundary marker. The tradition has been derived from native shamanism. This figure was presented as a gift to the community to promote understanding and friendship between the Port of Vancouver and the Port of Incheon, Korea.

Specifications

Nine foot high sculpture made from Porous Korean Whinestone

 

Location: Waterfront Park - Seawall