Bronze sculpture Pelican
Bronze figure of the Pelican, naturalistic and made in bronze, it is possible to see each feather of its wings. Bird collection.
The Pelican (Pelecanus) is the only family of large waterfowl of the family of pelicans. Noticeable by their large bag on the lower jaw of a long beak.
They are the heaviest flying birds, they can reach a weight of up to 15 kg. The length from the tip of the beak to the tail end is 105 to 188 cm. And the span of massive wings up to 320 cm can fly at 50 km / h.
Pelican – symbolizes self-sacrifice and parental love as well as mercy.
Pelikan is also an essential symbol of European occultism (especially alchemists and Rosicrucians). Expressing the power of self-sacrifice in the name of new life. And the everlasting transformation and revival of life in new and new physical forms.