Memorial of the 50th anniversary of Soviet Armenia
Location: Yerevan, Armenia
Architects: Jim Torosyan and Sargis Gurzadyan
Genre: Brutalist, Soviet memorial, former USSR
The 65-metre obelisk commemorates the 50th anniversary of Soviet rule in Armenia. The top of the monolith symbolises a crown from the Urartian period, which dates back to 860BCE.
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