Medieval Illustrations Of The Hellmouth Make Sunnydale Seem Tame

Open wide and say ahhhhhhh! In medieval Europe, Hellmouths were commonly depicted in illuminated Apocalypse manuscripts as hideous beasts, swallowing the souls of the damned, while the souls of the saved watched smugly from Heaven. The British Library has posted some of the most memorable images in their collection. »9/08/14 3:40pm9/08/14 3:40pm