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Photo of Hailes Church

Detail of Murals of Basilisk and Griffin

Detail of murals of a basilisk (whose stare was deadly) and a griffin (left), separated by a bare fruit tree on the south wall. These are creatures from the medieval bestiary, which symbolized moral lessons.

Photo © Holly Hayes.