MARICEVIC GULLY

jaruga 2The memorial - a fountain is located at "Maricevica Gully" near the church. It was built in 1954. on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the First Serbian Uprising. The fountain is part of a larger whole in the form of retaining walls built of stone blocks. In the middle part of this memorial are three arched marble slabs. In the middle is engraved text:

AT THIS POINT ON 15TH FEBRUARY 1804. WAS BETAKEN THE FIRST SERBIAN UPRISING

predstavaThe left and right panel are carved with four lines from the famous poem "Start a rebellion on dahis". On the right side of the stone retaining wall was placed a bronze plaque with an image od Karadjordje in high relief, and with framed text SUPREME SERBIAN LEADER. Karadjordje's portrait was modeled by Raja Nikolic, a sculptor from Arandjelovac. Relief "Rebels' oath" Z. Miladinovic and M.Rajic on the occasion of two centuries of Uprising has been set by the Endowment society "First Serbian Uprising."