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Sideview of A Walking Turkish Tortoise Graphic T-Shirt Front
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Sideview of A Walking Turkish Tortoise
Designed by taiche
The spur-thighed tortoise (Testudo graeca ibera) is small to medium in size–about the size and shape of a pineapple. The shell is slightly elongated with slight flares around the rear legs. Tortoises can be light yellow-green in color to a dark gray-black. This species is quite common in western Turkey and appears in various subspecies throughout the Aegean and Mediterranean. The species in general (Testudo graeca) is also referred to as the Greek tortoise. There is something timeless about tortoises. They have an air of ancient wisdom. Their ancestors waded through primordial swamps before the dinosaurs. The fact that they wander now through the ruins of long-gone human civilizations seems appropriate. In many places around the world tortoises are not protected, not honored, and instead are snatched from their homes to appease a misguided human desire to own them. During the 20th century, the spur-thighed tortoise was one of the most popular tortoises in the European pet trade. Countless individuals were collected from the wild and some regional populations were completely depleted. Fortunately this practice was made illegal toward the end of the last century. Combined with the Turkish culture which considers it bad luck to kill a tortoise, legal regulation has helped some populations recover. Click the links to see all of my Redbubble "Tortoise Paintings,":http://redbubble.com/people/taiche/portfolio/tortoise+painting "Tortoise Photography,":http://redbubble.com/people/taiche/portfolio/tortoise+photography "Tortoise Greeting Cards,":http://redbubble.com/people/taiche/shop/tortoise+greeting-cards "Tortoise Stickers,":http://redbubble.com/people/taiche/shop/tortoise+stickers "Tortoise Tees,":http://redbubble.com/people/taiche/shop/tortoise+t-shirts, "Tortoise iPhone Cases":http://www.redbubble.com/people/taiche/shop/tortoise+iphone-cases and "Tortoise iPads":http://www.redbubble.com/people/taiche/shop/tortoise+ipad-cases. Custom order on via "Etsy":https://www.etsy.com/listing/125789251/lion-portrait-in-cubist-style-original !http://ih3.redbubble.net/image.12216264.7742/flat,550x550,075,f.jpg!:https://www.etsy.com/listing/125789251/lion-portrait-in-cubist-style-original !http://ih1.redbubble.net/avatar.203537.60x60.jpg!:http://www.redbubble.com/people/arttowear !http://ih2.redbubble.net/image.13728185.2942/flat,60x60,075,t.jpg!:http://www.zazzle.com/taiche?rf=238616195033801520 !http://ih0.redbubble.net/image.13728168.2933/flat,60x60,075,t.jpg!:http://www.3drose.com/Apron/Apron-apr.html !http://ih3.redbubble.net/image.13728159.2914/flat,60x60,075,t.jpg!:http://tracey-harringtonsimpson.artistwebsites.com/ !http://ih2.redbubble.net/image.14203338.0371/flat,60x60,075,f.jpg!:http://society6.com/taiche ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- !http://ih3.redbubble.net/image.13728036.2837/flat,60x60,075,t.jpg!:http://twitter.com/taicheUK !http://ih2.redbubble.net/image.13728046.2856/flat,60x60,075,t.jpg!:http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/profile.php?id=693906194&ref=profile !http://ih2.redbubble.net/image.13728065.2864/flat,60x60,075,t.jpg!:http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=72505791&locale=en_US&trk=tab_pro !http://ih3.redbubble.net/image.13728014.2834/flat,60x60,075,t.jpg!:http://taiche-femalecontemporaryart.blogspot.com/ !http://ih0.redbubble.net/image.13728076.2868/flat,60x60,075,t.jpg!:http://femalecontemporaryart.tumblr.com !http://ih3.redbubble.net/image.13728052.2860/flat,60x60,075,t.jpg!:taiche40@gmail.com !http://ih1.redbubble.net/image.13728104.2882/flat,60x60,075,t.jpg!:taiche40@hotmail.com *My Images Do Not Belong To The Public Domain. All images are copyright © taiche. All Rights Reserved. Copying, altering, displaying or redistribution of any of these images without written permission from the artist is strictly prohibited !http://ih1.redbubble.net/work.5032326.1.flat,550x550,075,f.my-free-copyright.jpg!

Graphic T-Shirt

  • Front panel is edge-to-edge custom printed just for you
  • Sublimation transfer technique prints crisp, bold colors
  • Note that due to the production process, the placement of the print may vary slightly from the preview
  • Printed front panel is 96% Polyester / 4% Spandex. Plain color back panel, sleeves and neck bind are 100% Cotton
  • Graphic T-shirts feature your chosen design, by an independent artist

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Great Shirt

by Jacob on May 8, 2018

The full graphic tee seems to be of very high quality and fits on the roomier end of true to size.

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Graphic T-Shirts review

by Dennis E. on Apr 26, 2018

The quality of the shirts is great, they fit well, are really comfortable and I love them. Since the shirts are new the prints are perfect, I'll just have to be careful with washing them. Lots of love for you guys at Redbubble for being awesome! Best regards, Dennis.

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