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Steampunk Seahorse - Original Painting 12x9

Steampunk Seahorse Original Painting 12x9 by MiraPau on Etsy

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HIPPOCAMPUS

Alkonost (late 18th century). A creature with the body of a bird but the head of a beautiful woman. It makes sounds that are amazingly beautiful, and those who hear these sounds forget everything they know and want nothing more ever again, rather like the sirens of Greek myth. The Alkonost is frequently depicted as the bird of Joy, counterpoint to the bird of sorrow: The Sirin

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Seahorse Picture – Underwater Photo - National Geographic Photo of the Day

A seahorse photographed in Honduras by Marc Mistersaro. We love this surreal color palate and the play on light vs. dark.

<3 jellyfish!

<3 jellyfish!
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jellies II, original acrylic abstract, jellyfish, teal

<3 jellyfish!

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Sterling HIPPOCAMPUS Pendant and Chain - 3D - Winged Seahorse

Sterling HIPPOCAMPUS Pendant and Chain - 3D - Winged Seahorse. $42.00, via Etsy.

"The mythic hippocamp has been used as HERALDIC IMAGE aparticularly since the Renaissance, most often in the ARMORIAL BEARINGS of people and places with maritime associations. However, in a blazon, the terms hippocamp and hippocampus now refer to the real animal we call a seahorse, and the terms seahorse and sea-horse refer to the mythological creature. The above-mentioned fish hybrids are seen less frequently". Heraldic sea-horse: