Gothic Gargoyles

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While no ancient texts exist that explain the meaning of these strange creatures, we do know that artisans as far back as the Bronze Age used the grotesque - in gorgons, griffins and sphinxes, for example - to avert the powers of evil.

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University of Chicago's gargoyles.

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Gargoyles, Oxford, Aug 07 (8)

Oxford Gargoyle.

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Gargoyles are winged Warriors, our protectors.

The traditional gargoyle is a horrendous creature who leers out of medieval church walls. But people have continued making gargoyles right up into the modern day, bringing science fictional flourishes to these fantasy creations.

Gargoyles – Glorious Gruesome Grotesques

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Grotesques

Gargoyles of New York

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The History of Gargoyles – Gargoyles are numbers commonly carved into the design of old churches, typically in the form of a monstrous animal or human. Lot of times gargoyles in Gothic church…

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Gargoyle at the National Cathedral

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