Category:Gargoyles

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gargoyle 
sculpture of a grotesque being or animal on a building, often used as a waterspout
Gargoyle cathedral Bayeux.jpg
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Subclass of sculpture,
architectural element
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See also: Category:Chimeras

Deutsch: Wasserspeier
English: Gargoyles — In architecture these are legendary creatures sculpted as terminations to spouts which convey water away from the sides of buildings.
  • Chimera — also sculpted legendary creatures, but serving as building ornaments or art objects, and not functioning waterspouts. They are popularly referred to as gargoyles also.
Français : Gargouilles
Italiano: Doccione
Magyar: Vízköpő
Español: Gárgolas
Nederlands: Waterspuwer

Subcategories

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Media in category "Gargoyles"

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