Archive for the ‘Angels’ Category

Angel Elmvale Cemetery (2)
A Child-Like Angel Bows Her Head and Prays Next to a Grave at Elmvale Cemetery in East Woodstock, CT


A Cute Little Cherub Takes a Nap Next to a Coleus Plant While a Small Bird Seeks Shelter Beneath His Wings at North Cemetery in Oxford, MA

An Angel Clasps Her Hands in Prayer While Standing in a Garden Found Within St. Joseph Children’s Cemetery in Webster, MA

Angel Pine Grove Spencer MA
A Child-Like Angel Communes With a Dove Which Has Alighted on Her Left Arm While Holding the Holy Bible in Her right Hand at Pine Grove Cemetery in Spencer, MA

Golden Angel Mt Vernon WB (2)
A Golden Angel Plays a Celestial Harp While an Enthralled Cherub Looks on at Mount Vernon Cemetery in West Boylston, MA

A Weary Angel Rests Her Cheek on the Back of Her Folded Hands at North Cemetery in Oxford, MA

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Although It Is Rather Rare to Find Both Motifs Carved on the Same Gravestone, Here Is a Close-Up of One From the Late 17th Century Featuring Cherubs and a Winged Death Head at Granary Burying Ground Located on Tremont Street in Boston, MA