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Mermaid of Aden (1911)

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Posted 4 years ago


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This is an original postcard, signed and stamped in 1911. It shows a mermaid on exhibit at Hôtel de l'Europe, in Aden, Yemen. The mermaid is constructed from a dugong's body. A colorized version of this quite famous postcard also exists.


  1. dr.sideshow, 4 years ago
    Thanks Bellin68! :)

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