Archive for the ‘Skulls’ Category

Human Bones Speedwell Tavern Plymouth 2
A Pile of Human Bones on Display in the Front Window of the Speedwell Tavern on Main Street in Plymouth, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 16, 2015)

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A Human Skull With a Black Rose Clenched in Its Teeth Seen on Display in the Storefront Window of OMEN: Psychic Parlor & Witchcraft Emporium on Essex Street in Salem, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 31, 2018)

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A Winged Gargoyle Wearing a Heavy Chain Squats Next to an Oversized Human Skull in Front of a Chain Link Fence at Jungle Jim’s Garden Center in West Boylston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 3, 2018 )

Trick or Treat Ghoul Spencer 2
A Ghostly Ghoul Tries to Conceal Herself Behind a Novelty Tombstone in the Front Yard of a Home on Pleasant Street in Spencer, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 25, 2015)

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The Upper Torso of a Skeleton Seen on the Shelf Waiting to Be Purchased at Walgreens on Park Avenue in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 13, 2018)

Winged Deathhead Granary
A Winged Death Head Found Carved on an 18th Century Headstone at the Granary Burying Ground on Tremont Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 26, 2020)

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A Cute, Little Fairy Gazes into a Crystal Ball in the Store Window of Mystyc’s Majickal Shoppe on Main Street in Spencer, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 23, 2015)

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A Bearded Sea Captain Smoking a Pipe Stands in Front of a Skeletal Pirate Wearing a Rain Slicker and a Mop Head as a Wig in the Store Front Window Display of Nautical Traders on Bridge Street in Salem, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 28, 2019)

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A Winged Skull Motif Found Carved on a Badly Tilting Slate Gravestone From the 18th Century at Granary Burying Ground in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 7, 2020)

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This Gravestone Carved With a Winged Skull (of the Woman Who Many People Believe Was the Original Mother Goose) Can Be Found Surrounded by Goose Feathers Planted in the Ground Around It at Granary Burying Ground on Tremont Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 4, 2018)