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This category is for sightings (real or immortalized in statuary, art, or enactment) of figures, beings or creatures of mythic or epic status.
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Epic Beings and CreaturesMusic, Dance and Joy - Vienna, Austria

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This is one of two fountains on either side of Vienna's Opera House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 11/11/2013

last visited: 9/8/2013

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHarmony, Erato and Pegasus - Vienna, Austria

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These sculptures are set atop the Vienna Opera House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 11/9/2013

last visited: 9/8/2013

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Epic Beings and CreaturesAngel - Epic Being - Bargoed, Caerphilly, Wales, Great Britain.

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The Angel - A galvanised steel statue, designed by Malcolm Robertson. A contemporary and imaginative reinterpretation of a familiar iconic epic being. Located near St Gwladys Church, High Street, Bargoed, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/22/2013

last visited: 1/1/2014

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Epic Beings and CreaturesMermaid & Merman - Santa Barbara, CA

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These are two relief sculptures on the arch at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 10/21/2013

last visited: 4/22/2013

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Epic Beings and CreaturesRatto di Polissena - Florence, Italt

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The Ratto di Polissena by Pio Fedi is a sculpture placed in the Loggia dei Lanzi in Florence .

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesRatto delle Sabine (Giambologna) - Florence, Italy

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The so-called Rape of the Sabine is a statue by Giambologna, which is placed in Loggia della Signoria in Piazza della Signoria in Florence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPatroclo e Menelao - Florence, Italy

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Menelaus and Patroclus Sculpture is located in Florence, the center of the Loggia dei Lanzi in Piazza della Signoria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesErcole e il centauro Nesso - Florence, Italy

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Hercules and the Centaur Nessus is a marble statue by the sculptor Giambologna, placed in the Loggia dei Lanzi in Florence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesMercury - Reston,VA

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The focal point of Fountain Square at the Reston Town Center in Reston, VA, is the sculpture of Mercury atop the marble fountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/7/2013

last visited: 10/8/2013

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPegasus - Salzburg, Austria

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This relief of Pegasus can be found on the building at 2 Elizabethstrasse in Vienna, Austria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 10/2/2013

last visited: 9/16/2013

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDavid - Florence, Italy

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At the entrance of the Palazzo Vecchio, in the original location there is a copy of "David ", the original by Michelangelo was moved to the Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts in 1873.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 9/30/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesJudith and Holofernes - Florence, Italy

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At the entrance of the Palazzo Vecchio, in one of the original locations of it there is a copy of "Judith and Holofernes", the original by Donatello was moved to the Sala dei Gigli inside the Palazzo Vecchio in 1988.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 9/28/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesNeptune - Florence, Italy

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The Fountain of Neptune is a fountain in Florence, Italy, situated on the Piazza della Signoria (Signoria square), in front of the Palazzo Vecchio. The fountain was commissioned in 1565 and is the work of the sculptor Bartolomeo Ammannati.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 9/26/2013

last visited: 8/7/2007

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHercules and Cacus - Florence, Italy

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Hercules and Cacus is a white sculpture to the right of the entrance of the Palazzo Vecchio in the Piazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 9/26/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDragon "ON" the Ellsworth Gallery 215 East Palace Ave Santa Fe, NM 87501

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Walking along this street near the plaza, a look up could be startling ... this little fella is watching you!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member VickiColo

location: New Mexico

date approved: 9/26/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesVictoria, Roman Goddess of Victory - Ivar Huitfeldt Column - Copenhagen, Denmark

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This statue of Victoria, the Roman Goddess of Victory was sculpted by Ferdinand Edvard Ring, and adorns the top of the Ivar Huitfeldt Column, honoring Admiral Huitfeldt and his men, who died in a naval battle during the Great Northern War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Denmark

date approved: 9/19/2013

last visited: 2/11/2014

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Epic Beings and CreaturesVictoria, Roman Goddess of Victory - Thorvaldsen Museum - Copenhagen, Denmark

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The façade of the Thorvaldsens Museum is crowned by the bronze sculpture Victoria, the Roman Goddess of Victory, driving her quadriga, sculpted by Herman Wilhelm Bissen. It is situated in central Copenhagen, just north of Christiansborg Palace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Denmark

date approved: 9/19/2013

last visited: 2/22/2014

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Epic Beings and CreaturesNike of Samothrace - Yorktown Victory Center, Yorktown VA

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Nike of Samothrace - Yorktown Victory Center, Yorktown VA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/15/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesTriton Babies Fountain Sculpture - Boston, MA

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The Triton Babies Fountain sculpture is located in the northeast quadrant of the Boston Public Garden in Boston, MA

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: 11/6/2013

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Epic Beings and CreaturesNeptune - God of the Sea, Jihlava, Czech Republic

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Statue of Neptune, the Roman god of freshwater and the sea, as a central figure of the Baroque fountain located on Masaryk' square in Jihlava.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vraatja

location: Kraj Vysocina, Czech Republic

date approved: 9/1/2013

last visited: 12/8/2013

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Epic Beings and CreaturesIce Dragon - Legoland Windsor - London. Great Britain.

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The blue Ice Dragon is made entirely of Lego blocks and is over 25 feet long. Located in Legoland Windsor London which is a child-oriented theme park, with rides, shops, Lego sculptures, and Models.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/26/2013

last visited: 2/2/2013

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDiana of the Hunt - Trenton, NJ

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This PUBLICLY ACCESSIBLE statue is located @ the N.J. State Museum. When you enter the furthest building from the street, look to the right of the security guard & you will see this statue. You can also SEE IT from the window, outside of the museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/18/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPluto & Prosperpina - Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

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This bronze statue, called "The Rape of Proserpina", is located in the Victoria & Albert (V&A) Museum in London. The figures are Pluto and Proserpina. It is dated about 1565 and was cast by Rafaello Peri.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/15/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesAztec Idol - San Jose, CA

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An Aztec Idol in a parking lot in San Jose.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/15/2013

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDragon Mural - Palo Alto, CA

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A mural of a dragon with kids in Palo Alto, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/15/2013

last visited: never

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