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Taken from the catacombs of Rome in the 17th century, the relics of twelve martyred saints were then attired in the regalia of the period before being interred in a remote church on the German/Czech border.’ - Immortal, Toby de Silva
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Jeweled skeleton of St. Photographed by artist Toby de Silva in the series "Immortal". He identifies the site of these skeletons as "a remote church on the German/Czech border", but does not give a name.

Taken from the catacombs of Rome in the 17th century, the relics of twelve martyred saints were then attired in the regalia of the period before being interred in a remote church on the German/Czech border.’ - Immortal, Toby de Silva

Taken from the catacombs of Rome in the 17th century, the relics of twelve martyred saints were then attired in the regalia of the period before being interred in a remote church on the German/Czech border.’ - Immortal, Toby de Silva

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St Cronatus, acquired for a convent in Heiligkreuztal, Germany

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I love this, could make a mirror inspired by this and it would look amazing.

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Bellas vistas Aah! y el paisaje también. #humor #memes #funny #divertido
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Tim and Tam, the detectives. Two heads are better than one. Detectives Tim and Tam are conjoined twins. Their latest case is the Frapuccino Murder Case. Starbucks becomes the scene of one of the most puzzling problems the duo have had to face. Is it the frapuccino ... or is it something else?
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Tim and Tam, the detectives. Two heads are better than one. Detectives Tim and Tam are conjoined twins. Their latest case is the Frapuccino Murder Case. Starbucks becomes the scene of one of the most puzzling problems the duo have had to face. Is it the frapuccino ... or is it something else?

Tim and Tam, the detectives. Two heads are better than one. Detectives Tim and Tam are conjoined twins. Their latest case is the Frapuccino Murder Case. Starbucks becomes the scene of one of the most puzzling problems the duo have had to face. Is it the frapuccino ... or is it something else?

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‘Taken from the catacombs of Rome in the 17th century, the relics of twelve martyred saints were then attired in the regalia of the period before being interred in a remote church on the German/Czech border.’

“Taken from the catacombs of Rome in the century, the relics of twelve martyred saints were then attired in the regalia of the period before being interred in a remote church on the German/Czech border.” - Immortal, Toby de Silva (via Retronaut)

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