They Lost Their Heads

Saul: Body despoiled
Four headless bodies, with bound hands, hang from gallows. Crown on ground below them. Scene in landscape setting.
Saul: Body despoiled
Four soldiers, wearing armor, hold sticks, upon which are heads of Saul and his three sons, all wearing crowns. Scene in landscape setting.

Details from Book of Hours, France, ca. 1500, The Morgan Library & Museum.

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The Devil's Muse

A horror fan blog by Sean Zio.