Weekly Photo Challenge: Culture

From the Catedral Nueva in Salamanca, Spain, a whimsical contemporary update on the ancient craft of stone carving:

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This section features the famous astronaut and ice cream-eating monkey; you can view a better photo of the astronaut here, along with a good description (debunking) of its origins.

More at The Daily Post weekly photo challenge.

Comments

  1. Beautiful detail!!

    janet

  2. Beautiful work! I do remember seeing this.

  3. vastlycurious.com says:

    Stone carving is so close to my heart! thanks for sharing!!!

  4. This is awesome just because it is so unexpected. I normally expected to see seraphs :P

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