Bronze Statue in Honor of Famed Istanbul Cat


Few years ago, a cat from Istanbul, Turkey named Tombili has become an internet sensation after posting for photo with him sitting on a concrete sidewalk step. The photos shows the cat leaning on one elbow to watch the street.


Sadly, Tombili has passed away in August after a mystery month-long illness. The people of the neighborhood in Karaköy collaborated with government officials by erecting a statue in his honor.

The bronze statue was placed in Tombili favourite spot portraying his signature lounging pose.

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