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Art deco Cthulhu idol


If you’re a Lovecraft fan and have not yet seen the HPLHS’s 2005 silent-film adaptation of Call of Cthulhu, well, there may be nothing, anywhere, that’s more important than that you go do so immediately. So. Very. Good. The look they achieve on a low budget is amazing, and a lot of that is due to the outstanding props, including several awesome Cthulhu idols, many of which are available in reproduction. But the art deco “LeGrasse” idol shown here is my favorite.


I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c't – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.

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