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Watchdog Pekka

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In 1934, the Salus Hospital purchased a bronze dog from Emil Cedercreutz to be placed in front of the hospital building. The piece was modelled after the artist's own watchdog named Pekka, and the hos ...

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Kalliolinnantie 4, Kaivopuisto
00140 Helsinki

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Responsible for the service City of Helsinki
Area Helsinki
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish
Text edited by: City of Helsinki
Updated: 10/18/2021