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Asian Water Monitor Lizard

Antique heavy cast bronze alloy figure of an Asian Water Monitor lizard, dating from the early 20th Century. This lizard breed is found in coastal regions of South & South East Asia - the largest on record was discovered in Sri Lanka at over 3m long. First recorded in 1768, it is among the largest scaled reptiles in the world. Most likely a souvenir brought back from the region over a hundred years ago.

Measures: 25cm long x 12cm wide x 3.5cm tall