Sea Monsters

Brendan's ship on the back of a whale. - Scanned from a new book by Chet Van Duzer and published by the British Library: 'Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps'

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Sea Monsters on Renaissance Maps

Medieval Sea Ship Ancient Sea Monster Attacking Ships - Unicorns, Serpents and Mermaids… Medieval Sea Monsters CVLT Nation

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An anguilline Norwegian sea serpent (sea-orm) depicted on Swedish cleric Olaus Magnus's famous antiquarian maritime map of the Carta Marina

Antique Surreal Map Print "Monsters of the Deep" Europe Map Sea Monsters Illustration. $30.00, via Etsy.

Antique Surreal Map Print "Monsters of the Deep" Europe Map Sea Monsters Illustration

Antique Surreal Map Print "Monsters of the Deep" Europe Map Sea Monsters Illustration. $30.00, via Etsy.

Here Be Dragons: The Evolution of Sea Monsters on Medieval Maps

Here Be Dragons: The Evolution of Sea Monsters on Medieval Maps

A giant sea-serpent attacks a ship off the coast of Norway on Olaus Magnus’s Carta Marina of Sea monsters on medieval maps run the gamut from menacing giant squids to improbable lion-fish.

A researcher has found that historical estimates of some of the largest ocean creatures are not correct.

New Size Estimates for Large Ocean Animals (Infographic)

A researcher has found that historical estimates of some of the largest ocean creatures are not correct. - Credit: By Karl Tate, Infographics Artist

vintage sea monster pictures | Clipart of Antique Sea Monster Illustration (copper engraving) MNSTR ...

Clipart of Antique Sea Monster Illustration (copper engraving) - Search Clip Art, Illustration Murals, Drawings and Vector EPS Graphics Images -

In Images: Ancient Maps and Sea Monsters | LiveScience

In Images: Ancient Maps and Sea Monsters

Whales attacking a ship on Olaus Magnus's Carta marina of this image from the 1572 edition. The sailors jettison barrels and a man on the ship plays a trumpet in order to scare the monsters away. Credit: National Library of Sweden, shelfmark KoB 1 ab

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