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Crazy Choir Stalls in Amsterdam Old Church

I hope you had a good Halloween!  This may be a day late, but these choir stalls in Amsterdam’s Old Church (Oude Kerk) are pretty creepy.  They’re so whimsical and creative, though, that it’s hard not to be charmed by them.  I think the images are based on Dutch sayings and allegories.  Anyone know what they are?


Girl getting whipped on the behind?

Man shitting coins

Man shitting coins


Man leaving the house with a money bag?


A whimsical creature

This one's just scary.

This one’s just plain scary!

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