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A statue of German political philosopher

A statue of German political philosopher Friedrich Engels is lifted off of its base and above a statue of Karl Marx (L) in Berlin on September 7, 2010. The two statues are being moved, one by one to allow for work on the new U55 underground line. They were made by east German sculptor Ludwig Engelhardt and inaugurated in 1986 by then Communist supremo Erich Honecker. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
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A statue of German political philosopher Friedrich Engels is lifted off of its base and above a statue of Karl Marx (L) in Berlin on September 7, 2010. The two statues are being moved, one by one to allow for work on the new U55 underground line. They were made by east German sculptor Ludwig Engelhardt and inaugurated in 1986 by then Communist supremo Erich Honecker. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
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September 07, 2010
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103874784
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JOHN MACDOUGALL / Staff
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AFP
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AFP/Getty Images
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2,168 x 3,528 px (7.23 x 11.76 in) - 300 dpi - 2.93 MB
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AFP
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AFP
Object name:
DV824051

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A statue of German political philosopher Friedrich Engels is lifted... News Photo 103874784Base,Berlin,Bizarre,Friedrich Engels,German,Germany,Human Interest,Karl Marx,Philosopher,Philosophy,Politics,Statue,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2010 AFPA statue of German political philosopher Friedrich Engels is lifted off of its base and above a statue of Karl Marx (L) in Berlin on September 7, 2010. The two statues are being moved, one by one to allow for work on the new U55 underground line. They were made by east German sculptor Ludwig Engelhardt and inaugurated in 1986 by then Communist supremo Erich Honecker. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)