The barbaric frescoes of Agios Georgios Tou Sporou

Published 9th of August, 2019

Decapitation

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Soon, the pictures of St George give way to more gruesome images. Here you can see a decapitation, with a saint's head on the floor.

Preparing Pokers

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These two are heating their irons up

Branding

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Though painful, this kind of torture was mild in comparison to what follows...

Transverse Torture

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This is not a nice way to die.

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Here we see the more traditional medieval way of torture on a wheel.

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