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Yemaya Afro-Cuban Goddess from the Yoruba religion said to be the ocean, the essence of motherhood, and a protector of children. Blessed Mother

blackgirlphresh: Yemaya Afro-Cuban Goddess from...

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An ivory obi-hasami netsuke of a merman. Late 19th century With a humanoid head and holding his hands over his ears, the straight fish body with a curled tail fin, and a roundel carved with a coral branch amidst waves on his stomach. On the reverse a seal in raised characters reading Koku.

An ivory obi-hasami netsuke of a merman. Late 19th century

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Mermaids, Blair Hughes-Stanton, 1932. Vignette of two mermaids with drowned sailor; wood-engraved illustration to Milton’s ‘Four Poems’, published by Gregynog Press, 1933.

Mermaids, Blair Hughes-Stanton, 1932. Vignette of...

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Mermaid Tutorial by Twisted--Fantasy on deviantART

Mermaid Tutorial by Twisted--Fantasy on deviantART

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El Gato Gomez Painting Retro 1950s Mermaid Black Cat Bongo Kitschy Hawaii Hula | eBay

EL GATO GOMEZ PAINTING RETRO 1950S MERMAID BLACK CAT BONGO KITSCHY HAWAII HULA

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Because this narwhal believes in unconditional love, no matter who you are. 3

Because this narwhal believes in unconditional... - chibird

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Vintage mermaid

Mermaid & Octopus No. 4 | David Delamare

tentacle spectacle - themagicfarawayttree: David Delamare - Mermaid &...

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'A Metaphor for Love' illustration by Dan Santat. via the artist on flickr

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A beautiful mermaid cradles her beloved octopus, by Concepcion Aguilar of Ocotlan, Oaxaca, Mexico

Nefera De Nile Mermaid Monster High OOAK | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Selkies are mythological creatures found in Faroese, Icelandic, Irish, and Scottish folklore. The word derives from earlier Scots selich,. Selkies are said to live as seals in the sea but shed their skin to become human on land.

Faroese Stamp of the Selkie myth, from Scottish Love ballads by Carolyn Emerick's The Archivist's Corner www.carolynemeric...

Scottish Love Ballads

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The Mixoparthenos (Greek: Μιξοπάρθενος) was a Greek mythological figure, a variety of Siren somewhat akin to a Mermaid, traditionally hailing from the Black Sea region. The name means "half-maiden" and is the surname of the Furies. The form of the Mixoparthenos is distinctive - above the waist, a beautiful woman, but covered with scales from waist down, ending in a double snake-tail. Some versions have the Mixoparthenos ending in a double fish-tail. In Herodotus's Histories (4.9.2),

Yet another mermaid? I know, sorry, but this Asian themed mer is just so enchanting, I can't help but include her as a yet another potential fairy-tale character in my Amphibians novel.

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Early Staffordshire Pottery mermaid