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This stone is carved with a pair of interlacing dragons. Associated with the Devil, dragons were supposed to be the largest creatures on Earth. These terrible beasts were thought to reside in Africa and India, emerging from caves, wrapping their tails around their victims and killing by suffocation.
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254 x 540 x 460mm
w 74kg (w 163 1/8lbs)
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ELG/vb/2

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