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    Posted 8 years ago

    eyesopen
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    This is my dried fish. I've had it for about 12yrs and the guy I bought it off I think had it for about 5yrs. I paid him $20 for it.
    I've loved this fish since the day I saw it but I still dont know really anything about it.
    I made the stand out of swamp kauri NZ hardwood.
    It sits in my parents pub and gets plenty of attention, but still no identification.
    Thanks for checking it out

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    1. justin-sanford justin-sanford, 8 years ago
      i recon its one of those freaky mega deep sea cretures from the bottom of the sea.
    2. musikchoo musikchoo, 8 years ago
      Never seen anything like that !! I think you got a great buy at twenty dollars. The mystery alone is worth much more than that !!!!!!!!
    3. eyesopen eyesopen, 8 years ago
      Thanks musikchoo I think so too.
    4. musikchoo musikchoo, 8 years ago
      I JUST LOOKED AT AN ENLARGEMENT OF IT AND IT REMINDS ME OF AN ANCIENT ANGEL FISH. YOU,VE GOT ME INTRIGUED !!
    5. eyesopen eyesopen, 8 years ago
      I'v got some more photos of it which I will up load, unfortunatly when I put it on the computer was playing up, that 1 photo took half an hour! should be ok now.
    6. eyesopen eyesopen, 8 years ago
      photos uploaded, enjoy.
    7. musikchoo musikchoo, 8 years ago
      I am in no way an expert in this field but I do think you should get in touch with someone who is! To me, just an observer, I feel it may be in transition to another form of creature! The look of the eye that I can see is unusual! I may be wrong on this, but just to be sure what you have here, I think you should send photos to and talk to an expert in this field ! If you will, keep me informed on your query!!! Thanks for posting this interesting creature !! I wish you a fruitfull search!!
    8. eyesopen eyesopen, 8 years ago
      Thanks musikchoo
      I recon you love it as much as I do!! Thats great to know.
      This hasnt been seen by a fish expert but has been seen by so many people yet still no one knows what it is, I almost sold it once to a couple that wanted it for on thier yacht as a talking point, but I couldnt do it.
      It looks to me like some potentially big fish was turning from a baby tadpole to an adult or something, and died?
      Thanks again
    9. musikchoo musikchoo, 8 years ago
      I do love it! I am glad you didnt sell it!! Do you know where this was caught or found??
    10. dr.sideshow, 8 years ago
      Pure awesome!
    11. musikchoo musikchoo, 8 years ago
      Any news yet on your inquiry on the FISH !!!
    12. eyesopen eyesopen, 8 years ago
      Wow I havnt been on line for a few days, Thanks for all the love people!
      About any news on finding out what this is Im sorry Musikchoo I just havnt had time yet, but thanks again for your interest I will let you know.
      Cheers.
    13. musikchoo musikchoo, 8 years ago
      GREAT !! I will be waiting Anxiously !!
    14. AmatoorPikr, 4 years ago
      It looks grumpy,...and I like the hairstyle!!!

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