Ossuaries

Places where the bones of the dead are deposited.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2739
Names
ossuaries
ossuary
bone-houses
bone houses
charnel-houses
charnel houses
houses, bone
houses, charnel
ossarium
ossuaria
beenderhuizen Dutch
beenderhuis Dutch
knekelhuizen Dutch
ossuariums Dutch
osarios Spanish
osario Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005897. The J. Paul Getty Trust.