On 2 July 1942, most of the children of Lidice, a small village in what was then Czechoslovakia, were handed over to the Łódź Gestapo office. Those 82 children were then transported to the extermination camp at Chełmno 70 kilometers away. There they were gassed to death. This remarkable sculpture by by Marie Uchytilová commemorates them.

On 2 July 1942, most of the children of Lidice, a small village in what was then Czechoslovakia, were handed over to the Łódź Gestapo office. Those 82 children were then transported to the extermination camp at Chełmno 70 kilometers away. There they were gassed to death. This remarkable sculpture by by Marie Uchytilová commemorates them.

so weird.. a mix between california turtle and snake.

so weird.. a mix between california turtle and snake.

Sedlec Ossuary, Kutná Hora, Czech Republic

Sedlec Ossuary, Kutná Hora, Czech Republic

Gothic Charm School: pretty things • Via maire-annatari: "The Sedlec Ossuary is a small Gothic church in the Czech Republic.  It is adorned with the bones of some 40,000 people (some say up to 70,000), most of them victims of the Black Death."

Gothic Charm School: pretty things • Via maire-annatari: "The Sedlec Ossuary is a small Gothic church in the Czech Republic. It is adorned with the bones of some 40,000 people (some say up to 70,000), most of them victims of the Black Death."

The Sedlac Ossuary in Prague, a gothic style church adorned with over 40,000 artistically arranged skeletons

The Sedlac Ossuary in Prague, a gothic style church adorned with over 40,000 artistically arranged skeletons

“There’s a very famous bone-decorated chapel in Sedlec near Kutna Hora.” | 24 Skulls And Skeletons From Death Rituals Around The World

24 Photos Of Skulls and Skeletons From Different Death Rituals

“There’s a very famous bone-decorated chapel in Sedlec near Kutna Hora.” | 24 Skulls And Skeletons From Death Rituals Around The World

Sedlec Ossuary in Kutná Hora, Czech Republic #bones #skulls #macabre More at: http://www.bleaq.com/2012/personal-post-the-sedlec-ossuary-in-the-czech-republic

Personal post: The Sedlec Ossuary in the Czech Republic

Sedlec Ossuary in Kutná Hora, Czech Republic #bones #skulls #macabre More at: http://www.bleaq.com/2012/personal-post-the-sedlec-ossuary-in-the-czech-republic

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