One of the notable things about Saas-Fee was the multitude of carved grotesques. Roots, trees, buildings -- all provided the basis for whimsical or threatening images. Below is a collection of images, no commentary.

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Mask Wood-carving is supposed to be a feature of Swiss villages, but I've been unable to find an explanation of the tradition -- how it got started or what (if anything) it is supposed to indicate.

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