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Mermaid Statue

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Mermaid Statue
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Use(s) Blocking access to the Magnifying Lens

The Mermaid Statue is an object in Link's Awakening.[1]

Location and Uses

The Mermaid Statue is a Statue sculpted by Schule Donavitch found near Martha's Bay.[2][3] If Link places a Scale from Martha on the Statue, it will move and reveal a Cave. Inside, the Magnifying Lens can be found.[4]


TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.png
Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese にんぎょぞう (Ningyo Zō) Mermaid Statue
French Republic FrenchEU La Petite Sirène The Little Mermaid
Federal Republic of Germany German Nixenstatue Mermaid Statue



  1. Encyclopedia (Dark Horse Books), pg. 234(LA)
  2. "THE MOURNING MERMAID By SCHULE ? ...A scale is missing..." — The Mourning Mermaid (Link's Awakening DX)
  3. "Ya, I am Schule Donavitch! Zee mermaid statue by zee bay iz my masterpiece! ... To tell you zee truth, zis werk iz not complete! Zee art, it'z... difficult for you to grasp, iz it not?" — Scule Donavitch (Link's Awakening DX)
  4. "An artist once asked me to pose for him, and he wanted a scale, too... Can the legend of the Magnifying Lens be true...?" — Martha (Link's Awakening DX)