Ossuaries & Charnels

Cologne, Germany Golden Chamber (Goldene Kammer) of St. Ursula

Cologne, Germany Golden Chamber (Goldene Kammer) of St. Ursula

Cologne, Germany Golden Chamber (Goldene Kammer) of St. Ursula

Noted in Chapter Three of the book; essentially an inscription spelled out as a large mosaic in bone. Incredible craftsmanship here, but to be completely honest the site just doesn’t photograph as impressive as it is in person–I suspect because there is a real flatness here, and photos consequently tend to lack any sense of relief.
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