Youth Mao Zedong Statue

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Youth Mao Zedong Statue
Mao Zedong youth art sculpture 4.jpg
Youth Mao Zedong Statue
Location Orange Isle, Changsha, Hunan, China
Type statue
Length 83 metres (272 ft)
Width 41 metres (135 ft)
Height 32 metres (105 ft)

The Youth Mao Zedong Statue is located in Orange Isle, Changsha, Hunan, China. The monument stands 32 metres (105 ft) tall and depicts Mao Zedong's head. The Hunan People's Government began building it in 2007 and it was completed two years later. It took more than 8000 pieces of granite, which were mined from Fujian.[1][2]

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  1. ^ 《毛泽东青年艺术雕塑今日安装完毕》 (in Chinese). Ifeng. Retrieved 2009-12-10. 
  2. ^ Changsha Evening News, 青年毛泽东雕塑伫立橘子洲头 Archived July 7, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. (in Chinese)

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Coordinates: 28°10′16″N 112°57′17″E / 28.1710°N 112.9547°E / 28.1710; 112.9547