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That statue does look like an antelope

Glorfindela
Tol Eressea


Jul 4 2013, 10:25am


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That statue does look like an antelope [In reply to] Can't Post

I was looking at the critters who were seen from a distance, with the Dwarves. Admittedly, you could see very little of them, but from the distant silhouettes they seemed to me to be closest to ibex – which would make sense for a 'European' context.


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...they are ibex. But I was not entirely sure, but the latest videoblog makes me think I were definitely not ibex. Look at this statue in Dale, that most definitely is some kind of antelope.

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''What are they?'' Ereinion Nénharma Send a private message to Ereinion Nénharma Apr 22 2013, 8:51am
    Harts Yngwulff Send a private message to Yngwulff Apr 22 2013, 9:00am
        No... Ereinion Nénharma Send a private message to Ereinion Nénharma Apr 22 2013, 9:04am
    I think... Angharad73 Send a private message to Angharad73 Apr 22 2013, 9:53am
        Links Ereinion Nénharma Send a private message to Ereinion Nénharma Apr 22 2013, 9:58am
            Thanks! Angharad73 Send a private message to Angharad73 Apr 22 2013, 10:22am
                Those... Ereinion Nénharma Send a private message to Ereinion Nénharma Apr 23 2013, 11:28am
            The animals of the elves is the Irish Elk. It's confirmed. Smeagol Bagginsess Send a private message to Smeagol Bagginsess Apr 22 2013, 10:23am
                I posted the links to the pictures... Ereinion Nénharma Send a private message to Ereinion Nénharma Apr 22 2013, 10:26am
                I know about the Irish Elk... Angharad73 Send a private message to Angharad73 Apr 22 2013, 10:29am
    In the Weta art book TheSexyBeard Send a private message to TheSexyBeard Apr 22 2013, 10:07pm
        I think... Ereinion Nénharma Send a private message to Ereinion Nénharma Apr 23 2013, 11:25am
    Ibex, I think, are the closest Glorfindela Send a private message to Glorfindela Apr 23 2013, 1:27pm
        I didn't think Ereinion Nénharma Send a private message to Ereinion Nénharma Jul 4 2013, 9:01am
            That statue does look like an antelope Glorfindela Send a private message to Glorfindela Jul 4 2013, 10:25am
    The animals are shown in this video PattyJB Send a private message to PattyJB Apr 25 2013, 1:33am

 
 
 

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