Mother of the Fishes
- Medieval (culture)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
A large fearsome creature from the River Elster in the region of Voigtland. It guarded all aquatic life there but would rise from the waters if seen by humans and cause devastation.
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