Shota Rustaveli Statue, Tbilisi

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Shota Rustaveli Statue honors a Georgian poet and author of "The Knight in the Panther's Skin," Georgia's national epic. The standing statue the 12th-century poet stands on a high rectangular column mounted on an ornate base. Look closely at the reliefs depicting medieval warriors conquering the enemy and winning a fair lady--presumably a depiction of a scene from Rustaveli's masterpiece. Put Shota Rustaveli Statue at the forefront of your travel plans using our Tbilisi online attractions planner.
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  • Statue of the great georgian poet that gave his name to this wonderful avenue, the statue in itself is nothing special though.  more »
  • This statue stands right in front of Rustaveli metro station. Rustaveli is a poet widely admired in Georgia. I saw this statue on the first day of my trip to Georgia and heard about him and his works....  more »

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