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Headless Horseman's head is a possessed object in TV show Sleepy Hollow. The skull belongs to the Headless Horseman. After Ichabod Crane chopped off the horseman's head, the head was buried in the "tomb" of Katrina Crane. Later, the Horseman tries to get his head without any cost.

The head is invulnerable. When Ichabod and Abbie try to destroy the skull, they use every method they could think but they are all useless. Then, they use the skull as a bait to lure the Horseman to their trap. Frank Irving later saved the skull into the bank. In the second season, Ichabod and Abbie get the skull back from the bank, in order to awake the Kindred, the "Frankenstein's Monster" made by Benjamin Franklin for confronting the Death.

With the destruction of the Kindred, the skull of the Horseman remained in one piece. Ichabod Crane was later able to locate the head and use it to summon the horseman from Pandora's box. As the Horseman attempted to use the skull's power to kill Pandora, it was swallowed by the box and the box eventually exploded with Pandora's death.

The skull's condition currently remains unknown.

In other media

  • In some folklores, the Headless Horseman uses a Jack-O-Lantern as his head.
  • In 1999 movie Sleepy Hollow, the head of the Headless Horseman is the only thing that can brake the deal between the Horseman and Lady Van Tassel. After Ichabod returns the skull to the Horseman, the Horseman is freed from control and drag Lady Van Tassel to Hell.
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Book
Headless Horseman

Movies
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad: Headless Horseman
Sleepy Hollow (1999): Lady Van Tassel | Headless Horseman | Reverend Steenwyck

Television
Main
Moloch | Henry Parrish | Hidden One | Malcolm Dreyfuss

Moloch's Servants & Horsemen
Ancitif | Andy Brooks | Demons | Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse | Conquest | Headless Horseman | Famine | Hessians (Gunthur) | War | Headless Horseman's Head | Gina Lambert | Lilith the Succubus | Order of the Blood Moon | Pied Piper | Serilda of Abaddon | Tree Monster

British Army
Abraham von Brunt | Banastre Tarleton | Benedict Arnold | William Howe

Hidden One's Servants
Pandora | Kindred

Dreyfuss Enterprises
Abraham von Brunt | Logan MacDonald | Helen Donovan | Jobe

Others
Atticus Nevins | Carmilla Pines | The Devil | Evil Frank Irving | Golem | James Colby | Katrina Crane | Leena Reyes | Mary Wells | Orion | Ro'kenhronteys | Solomon Kent | The Four Who Speak As One

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