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Can You Guess The Beast From The Batshit Medieval Drawing?

When you have to rely on word-of-mouth descriptions like medieval illustrators did, drawing animals can be a challenge...

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  1. What the hell is this?

    bl.uk
    A crocodile
    An iguana
    A Komodo dragon
    A newt
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a crocodile!

    It's a crocodile!
    Via upload.wikimedia.org
  2. What's this?

    bl.uk
    A Vietnamese pot-bellied pig
    A tapir
    A hedgehog
    A warthog
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a hedgehog!

    It's a hedgehog!
    Via en.wikipedia.org
  3. What's this?

    bl.uk
    A hippopotamus
    An elephant
    A walrus
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's an elephant!

    It's an elephant!
    Via en.wikipedia.org
  4. What are these?

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    Tigers
    Dogs
    Panthers
    Lions
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    They're lions!

    They're lions!
    Via en.wikipedia.org
  5. What's this?

    discardingimages.tumblr.com
    A puffer fish
    A seahorse
    An oyster
    A salmon
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's an oyster!

    It's an oyster!
    Via upload.wikimedia.org
  6. What's this?

    commons.wikimedia.org
    A beaver
    An otter
    A weasel
    A stoat with a trout that's got stuck up its bottom
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a beaver!

    It's a beaver!
    Via upload.wikimedia.org
  7. What's this?

    bl.uk
    A catfish
    A sea lion
    A whale
    A shark
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a whale!

    It's a whale!
    Via bl.uk
  8. What's this?

    bl.uk
    A hyena
    A jackal
    A cheetah
    A panther
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a panther!

    It's a panther!
    Via pixabay.com
  9. What's this (behind the man on the horse)?

    bl.uk
    A dog
    A wolf
    A tiger
    A dingo
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a tiger!

    It's a tiger!

Can You Guess The Beast From The Batshit Medieval Drawing?

I couldn't guess animals from their awful medieval pictures based on hearsay!

Turns out it's quite hard to draw animals just from hearing about what they look like.

I couldn't guess animals from their awful medieval pictures based on hearsay!
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I can guess animals from their awful medieval pictures based on hearsay!

Turns out it's quite easy to draw animals just from hearing about what they look like.

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