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Le Defenseur du Temps Clock

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Le Defenseur du Temps Clock
©2007 Courtney Traub.
Le Defenseur du Temps is an elaborate clock found in the passageway known as the Quartier de l'Horloge in Paris, nearby the Centre Georges Pompidou. The clock shows a soldier battling a dragon and other mythical animals. To see the legacy of late-1970's Paris architecture, take a stroll through the uninspired, concrete-heavy Quartier de l'Horloge-- if only to see the odd clock.

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