Sight By Walk: Posankka The Piggyduck of Turku | Finland | Scoop.it

The word Posankka, derives from the conjunction of Possu[pig] and Ankka[Duck]. Pink Posankka statue is made by Alvar Gullichsen. http://alvargullichsen.org/WEB/ALVAR_GULLICHSEN.html

 

It describes a mixture of pork and duck. The statue is about five meters long and seven meters high. It is made of glass fiber, resin, steel cord reinforced plastic.It represents a hybrid between a marzipan duck and a pig. It's about five meters long and seven meters high.