Vegreville Pysanka

Giant Easter Egg (in Ukrainian called Pysanka)! Measuring 25 feet high & over 3,000 pounds this is a considered a marvel of modern mathematical design

Address:
Vegreville, Alberta Canada
Vegreville-egg


Constructed from 525 star pieces, 2,208 triangular pieces, 3,512 visible facets, 6,978 nuts and bolts, 177 internal struts. Weight is from 2, 000 pounds of alumnium skin; 3,000 pounds of internal structure; 27,000 pound base. After over 12,000 man hours the final dimensions are 25.7 feet in length; 18.3 feet width; and 31.0 feet as the highest point from the ground.



Source: CBC

This is an approximate location. Please contact the owner for exact directions.

Last modified on May 15, 2014  by Go East of Edmonton

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