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 Memento mori mourning frames with hairwork

 All of these hand made mourning frames are Victorian, made in the 19th century, most with human hair, all in memory of deceased loved ones.

 

 

 

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  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Hair work in good condition. Left side misses some 'leaves'. Frame: 16 cm high and 14,5 cm wide.

  

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with hairwork memento mori 30

  Pair of mourning frames, Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Initials F D. Very fine flower wreath. Hair work in very good condition. Frame: 10,5 cm high and 9,5 cm wide.

 

  Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass memento mori 29

  HUGE mourning frame, extremely big & very rare Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Very fine flower wreath. Hair work in very good condition. Frame: 50 cm high and 40 cm wide.

 

  Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass memento mori 28

  Mourning frame, big Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Very fine flower wreath. Hair work in very good condition. Frame: 35 cm high and 29 cm wide.

 

 Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass memento mori 27

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with palette hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Hair worked into a very fine bouquet of flowers. Hair work in very good condition. Frame: 18 cm high and 15 cm wide.

 

  Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass memento mori 26

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with palette hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Hair worked into a fine bouquet of flowers. Hair work in very good condition. Frame: 18,5 cm high and 15,5 cm wide.

 

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with hair work   memento mori 24

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Blond hair curl. Hair work in very good condition. Frame: 14 cm high and 12 cm wide.

 

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with hair work memento mori 23   ON HOLD

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with palette hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Hair worked into a very fine bouquet of flowers. Hair work in very good condition. Frame: 14 cm high and 12 cm wide.

 

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with hair work   memento mori 22

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with palette hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Hair worked into a very fine bouquet of flowers, surrounded by a hair ribbon. Hair work in very good condition. Frame: 13 cm high and 11,5 cm wide.

 

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with hair work memento mori 19

 Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with palette hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Hair worked into a bouquet of flowers, Initials: L H. The flowers move a little in the frame, but I did not want to open it, not to distroy the text on the back. Hair work in very good condition. Frame: 14,5 cm high and 12,5 cm wide.

 

  memento mori, mourning frame with palette hairwork from a deceased loved one. human hair memento mori 18

  Rare dated (1840) French hand painted miniature, mourning frame with hair work from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Hair worked into a very fine tableau of a small tomb with a weeping willow next to it; symbol of sorrow and grieve. Hand painted background Text: 'M.D.B., décedée en mars 1840' . Frame: 14 x 14 cm; miniature diameter 8,5 cm. Very good condition!

 

  memento mori, mourning frame with hairwork, 19th century memento mori 10

  Mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with palette hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Hair worked into a very fine bouquet of flowers, surrounded by a hair ribbon. Hair work in very good condition. Frame: 13,5 cm high and 11,5 cm wide.

 

  memento mori, mourning miniature with hairwork, 19th century    memento mori 8

Mourning frame, rare Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Very early 1800 hand painted miniature. The small tomb and some pieces of the fence in the minitrue are cut out and backed with hair. The scrubs in the foreground are also made of human hair. The scene is a grave monument in a cemetery. It shows a kind of mausoleum. Behind the mausoleum, a weeping willow, symbol of sorrow and grieve.

Wooden oval frame. In very good condition for its age!! Early 1800's!! Frame: 17,5 high and 14 cm wide.

 

  memento mori, mourning frame miniature with hairwork, 19th century   memento mori 7

  Mourning frame, rare Victorian memento mori, with hairwork from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Very early 1800 hand painted miniature. The cross and some pieces of the fence in the minitrue are cut out and backed with hair. The scrubs in the foreground are also made of human hair. The scene is a grave monument in a cemetery. It shows a kind of mausoleum. Behind the mausoleum, a weeping willow, symbol of sorrow and the dove, symbol of peace and the Holy Spirit.

Wooden oval frame with little split, but still firm. In very good condition for its age!! Early 1800's!! Frame: 17,5 high and 14 cm wide.

 

  memento mori, mourning frame with hairwork, 19th century    memento mori 4

  Large mourning frame, Victorian memento mori, with palette hairwork under domed glass. Souvenir from Lepoutre family. Hair work in good condition for its age, a little part of the contour hair is missing! frame: 23 cm high and 19 cm wide.

 

 

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references: gothic, goth, death, mausoleum, cemetery, graveyard....

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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