St George and the Dragon sculpture, Boagâ€™s Brewery, Launceston, Tasmania
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This sculpture of St George and the Dragon is at the top of the 1886 malt kiln of Boag’s Brewery in the northern Tasmanian city of Launceston. St George is depicted as a medieval knight wearing armour and a helmet with an open visor and a feather plume. He rides a horse and carries a sword. His horse is trampling a winged dragon.
For the malt kiln see http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/1216
For other depictions of St George by Boag’s Brewery see http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/989
November 18, 2012
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