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Super Lamb Banana

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Liverpool

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A Freak of Nature?
Super Lamb Banana

EIGHT-tonnes of concrete, steel and wire mesh, standing fifteen feet tall and painted bright yellow, was always bound to attract some attention.

But years on from its first appearance, the SuperLambBanana is still a talking point among tourists and residents of Liverpool alike.
 
What does this modern sculpture bring to the city's waterfront? What does a bright yellow fruit-mammal say about Liverpool in the 21st century?

Submitted by: Sarah McLusky, SETPOINT North East, 06 December 2004

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