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But there is other art in the chapel as well. The bones form frames for more traditional statues like the cherub here.

While digging to put in electrical wires near Bulgaria’s Black Sea resort, a lost civilization was found that predates most well known civilizations in Egypt, Mesopotamia. This was a grave found dating to 5000 BC. The gold artefacts were older and richer than any others ever discovered anywhere. Read more about it

Varna Necropolis, 4500 - 4000 BC, Varna, Bulgaria Gold beads have been excavated in Dimitra in eastern Macedonia and are claimed to be from 5500 to 5250 B. If confirmed they could be some of the earliest gold objects yet discovered (Betancourt

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Valentinus: “One of ten full articulated, jeweled skeletons in the town’s church, which is the largest intact collection in existence.” Photo by Paul Koudounaris, author of "Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures and Spectacular Saints from the Catacombs.

Sedlec Ossuary, Kutna Hora, Czech Republic - Located in the suburbs of Kutna Hora, one hour outside of Prague in the Czech Republic, the Sedlec Ossuary is also known as the Church of Bones. From the outside, it’s an unassuming medieval Gothic church, but enter to find a unique, death-themed interior design with the skeletal remains of 40,000 to 70,000 humans.

Sedlec Ossuary, Kutná Hora, Czechia Also known as the Church of Bones. Unique, death-themed interior design with the skeletal remains of approximately to humans.

Touching Child's Marker---Just look at that detail of lace and ruffles!!!! A beloved child, no doubt!

Touching Child's Marker - Look at the detail of lace and ruffles! A beloved child, no doubt!

Capuchin Crypt beneath the church of Santa Maria della Concezione dei Cappuccini, Rome

Globe > Europe > Italy > Roma > Santa Maria della Concezione Santa Maria della Concezione The crypts of Capuchin friars decorated with the bones of over 4000 friars, including an entire "crypt of pelvises"

B♠nes ☠ - Sedlec Ossuary .. Czech Republic .. "The Bone Church"

Sedlec Ossuary "Bone Church"

Discover Sedlec Ossuary "Bone Church" in Kutna Hora, Czechia: A church of bones, decorated with human skeletons.

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Saint Leontius “One of the most famous of the jeweled skeletons, he was a  popular healing saint, and his relic was said to even have the power to  raise dead childrenPhoto credit and caption: Paul Koudounaris

Saint Leontius “One of the most famous of the jeweled skeletons, he was a popular healing saint, and his relic was said to even have the power to raise dead children Photo credit and caption: Paul.

A 16th century chapel decorated with bones, skulls, and entire bodies hanging from the wall.

Portugal's Chapel of Bones

Discover Portugal's Chapel of Bones in Évora, Portugal: A century chapel decorated with bones, skulls, and entire bodies hanging from the wall.

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