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MYSTERIOUS BRITAIN

Sampford Courtenay, Devon, England, circa June 1993. A medieval carving of a Greenman who is a Celtic pagan symbol of vegetative fertility. Carved on a roof boss in the interior of the church of St Andrew.
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Greenman medieval carving roof boss interior of the church of St Andrew, Sampford Courtenay.
Sampford Courtenay, Devon, England, circa June 1993. A medieval carving of a Greenman who is a Celtic pagan symbol of vegetative fertility. Carved on a roof boss in the interior of the church of St Andrew.

Filename: GREENMAN CARVINGS CHURCH INTERIOR UK 01HSB-10132790.jpg
Size: 3460x5212 / 2.3MB
From gallery: MYSTERIOUS BRITAIN
Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 25 Aug 2014
Location: UNITED KINGDOM
Credit: Homer Sykes Copyright
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