when I was there this octopus was doing this exact same thing
i think he really loves that jar
Jugendstil / Art Nouveau Box (Biscuit Tin), Circa early 20th Century.
Schiaparelli compact case.
Swimming crabs are characterized by the flattening of the fifth pair of legs into broad paddles, which are used for swimming. This ability, together with their strong, sharp claws, allows many species to be fast and aggressive predators.
(Source: Flickr / gommemania)
Sven Kroner (b. 1973, Kempten, Germany), Bei Geltendorf (In Geltendorf), 2011 Paintings: Acrylics on Canvas