If what you’re looking for on a headstone, or in a graveyard, or a cemetery begins with the letter G, you will find it here within the graveyard symbols A to Z
- Gates or doors are symbolic of the entrance of heaven
- Glass Domes or Immortelles placed on graves as a permanent memorial of the persons life
- Green Men usually adorn churches, but can appear on grave stones. Usually represents new life and life everlasting
- Grapes seen on a headstone are linked to the blood of Christ as they are used to make wine. Also see plants and flowers.
- Grim Reaper seen on a gravestone is the personification of Death. It is usually confused with the far older myth of Father Time
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