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Giant Italian Skeleton
Status: Real (as a piece of art, though not a real skeleton)The photos show a giant skeleton lying on display in a town square, recalling that photo of a giant skeleton supposedly unearthed in Saudi Arabia that circulated around a few years ago. (It was actually an image from a Worth1000 photoshop contest.)
In this case, the giant skeleton is not a product of photoshop. It's a real skeleton, in the sense that it's something that one can really go and see. However, it's not real in the sense of being an actual archeological artifact. It's a piece of art created by the Late Gino De Dominicis. It's titled "COSMIC MAGNET." It's currently on display in Milan, and then will tour throughout Europe.
The Google translation of a blurb about the piece says:
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That's so cool! I love how it's going on tour - it seems so bovine in a wayPosted by Nettie in Perth, Western Australia on Fri Apr 13, 2007 at 06:53 PM
heyya thats wiked is it real lolagePosted by beth in haslington,endland on Fri Nov 30, 2007 at 09:27 AM