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Art Nouveau Statue Love In A Rose Viena, Austria Photo by onkel wart (Thomas Lieser)

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13 siniestros edificios construidos o decorados con huesos humanos

Discover Křtiny Ossuary in Křtiny, Czechia: Mysterious painted skulls in Moravia.

A German memento mori - book and skull, mid-18th century  "Theologica Universa", Augsburg 1760

Halloween book prop inspiration~ A German memento mori - book and skull, century "Theologica Universa", Augsburg 1760

Hallstatt, Austria    The Hallstatt graveyard is so small, that after 12 years they would dig up the bones, decorate them, and put them in the chapel. Some of the bones date back to the 1600s

Hallstatt, Austria The Hallstatt graveyard is so small, that after 12 years they would dig up the bones, decorate them, and put them in the chapel.

Some visitors find the Bone House in Hallstatt, Austria, unexpectedly beautiful. We just find it creepy The small chapel is home to a ghoulish display of 1,200 skulls. It came about in the 12th century, when the neighboring cemetery became filled to capacity. Cremation was forbidden, so bodies would be buried for about 15 years, then exhumed and placed in the chapel. Here, skulls are painted with a floral crown – a practice that began around 1720, in a gesture akin to placing flowers on a…

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Some visitors find the Bone House in Hallstatt, Austria, unexpectedly beautiful. We just find it creepy The small chapel is home to a ghoulish display of 1,200 skulls. It came about in the 12th century, when the neighboring cemetery became filled to capacity. Cremation was forbidden, so bodies would be buried for about 15 years, then exhumed and placed in the chapel. Here, skulls are painted with a floral crown – a practice that began around 1720, in a gesture akin to placing flowers on a…

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Skulls of humans and various animals from the Galerie Huguier. École des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 2008 by Micah Christensen.

Vincenzo Piccini is the only clothed mummy in the Chiesa Dei Morti of the Confrternity of Buona Morte in Urbania, Italy. He is dressed in the robes of the religious order he was a member of and he wears the silver badge of death.

mortem-et-necromantia:Vincenzo Piccini is the only clothed mummy in the Chiesa Dei Morti of the Confraternity of Buona Morte in Urbania, Italy. He is dressed in the robes of the religious order he was a member of and he wears the silver badge of Death.

from Holbein's Dance of Death Alphabet. © The Trustees of the British Museum http://www.britishmuseum.org

from Holbein's Dance of Death Alphabet. © The Trustees of the British Museum…

painted skulls #hallstatt

painted skulls #hallstatt

Wow. Pretty cool

Fake - skulls found in nature - This is a detail of the decoration at "Treasure Island" hotel and casino, Las Vegas. Treasure Island is a pirate-themed hotel.

skull, found in the state of Oaxaca, belongs to the Zapotec culture. Traces have been found of the civilisation that are up to 2,500 years old

Sugar skulls and sacrifice: Damien Hirst and Mexico's death culture – in pictures

mosaic skull, found in the state of Oaxaca, belongs to the Zapotec culture. Traces have been found of the civilisation that are up to years old

Paul Kranzler (Austrian photographer), painted skull  at the Beinhaus in the village of Hallstatt, 2010.

The Bone House

Paul Kranzler (Austrian photographer), painted skull at the Beinhaus in the village of Hallstatt,

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