Rhodian Deer Statues
Public Art : Rhodian Deer Statues
Also Known As: Dama-Dama
Description: The two bronze Rhodian deer (one
doe and one stag) stand guard on two stone columns at the entrance to Mandraki harbour. The two deer have
become symbols for modern day Rhodes Island, replacing the famous Colossus
statue which was said to have guarded the harbor in ancient times.
Date Unveiled: 1947
Location: The two statues of a doe and a
stag can be found atop two stone columns at Mandraki harbour entrance, Rhodes, Greece.
Acknowledgements : Thank you to Kostas Chatzikos from
Rhodes Tourism for supplying information.