This red elephant can be found in front of the Representation of Lower Saxony at the Federal Government in Berlin. While there is no direct connection between the Northern German federal state and the Indian mammal, an elephant certainly is more capable of accomodating all the names of Lower Saxon towns and municipalities than the actual heraldic animal – a horse.
“Wir sind die Niedersachsen …”
Source: http://www.flickr.com. Andreas Maxbauer. License: All Rights Reserved.
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