Archive for the ‘Soul Effigies’ Category

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A Winged Soul Effigy Seen on an 18th Century Gravestone at Woodstock Hill Burial Ground in Woodstock, CT

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An Example of a Wingless Soul Effigy Carved on an 18th Century Headstone at the Old Burial Ground in Sturbridge, MA

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A Wigged and Winged Soul Effigy Carved on a White Marble Gravestone From the Late 18th Century Found at the Bennington Centre Cemetery in Bennington, VT

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A Winged Cherub Found on an 18th Century Gravestone at Woodstock Hill Burial Ground in Woodstock, CT

Soul Effogy Brookfield (2)
A Most Unusual Soul Effigy (With a Stylized Crown and Wings Which Together Almost Resemble an Aztec or Mayan Headdress)Found on an 18th Century Gravestone at Brookfield Cemetery in Brookfield, MA

Wigged Soul Effigy Woodstock (2)
An Example of a Wigged and Winged Soul Effigy Found on an Early 18th Century Gravestone at Woodstock Hill Burial Ground in Woodstock, CT

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A Closeup of a Cherub’s Face on an 18th Century Gravestone Found at Woodstock Hill Burial Ground in Woodstock, CT