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 Memento mori mourning frames with hairwork

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

 All the white spots in the pictures are off course reflections of light on the glass!

 

    memento mori 74

  Rare French mourning frame with gorgeous palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The hair work is in perfect condition!! Flowers made from hair surrounded by very fine metalwork!! The frame is in very good condition!!  Text: "Cheveux de notre ...... Hippolite"  frame: 21 cm x 18 cm

 

    memento mori 73

  French mourning frame with lovely palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. Fabulous hair work!! Very fine and delicate!! Some woven hair!! The hair work is in very good condition!!  The frame which has been deepened by a kind of box behind, is in good condition!!   14,5 cm x 13 cm

 


    memento mori 71

  French mourning frame with lovely palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The frame is in very good condition!!  The hair work is in very good condition for its age!! Some dust inside. frame: 10,5 cm x 9,5 cm

 

    memento mori 70

  French mourning frame with lovely palette hair work: initials L C. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The gutta percha frame is in very good condition!!  The hair work is in very good condition for its age!!  14 cm x 12,5 cm

 

  memento mori 69

  French mourning frame with lovely palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The frame is in very good condition!!  The hair work is in very good condition for its age!!  10,5 cm x 9,5 cm

 

    memento mori 68

  French mourning frame with lovely palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  The hair work is in very good condition for its age!!  With initials  frame: 14 cm x 12 cm

 

  memento mori 67

  French mourning frame with lovely palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  The hair work is in very good condition for its age!!   frame: 13 cm x 15 cm

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work. memento mori 66

 French mourning frame with exquisite palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  The hair work is in very good condition for its age!! !!  Text: 'Aimée'. frame: 10,5 cm x 9 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work. memento mori 65

 French mourning frame with exquisite palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!! (no hook to the back). The hair work is in good condition for its age!! !!  Text: 'A ma fille'. frame: 18 cm x 15 cm . 

 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.   memento mori 64

 French mourning frame with palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is split on top!!  The hair work is in good condition for its age!! !!  frame: 13 cm x 15 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.   memento mori 63

 French mourning frame with palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  Metal frame also in perfect condition. The hair work is in very good condition for its age!! !!  Total size: 26 x 18 cm. Wooden frame: 20 cm x 17 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.   memento mori 60

 French mourning frame with exquisite palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  The hair work is in very good condition for its age!! !!  frame: 18 cm x 15 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.   memento mori 57

 French mourning frame with exquisite palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. 3 initials surrounded by garlands. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  The hair work is in good condition for its age!! !!  the glass behind the hair has a crack!! frame: 17 cm x 15 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.  memento mori 56

 French mourning frame with palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass (flat). Flower, garlands and cross. Text: 'Souvenir Joseph Charles, décédé le 27 mai 1876.' The black wooden frame has a crack!!  The hair work is in good condition for its age! frame: 14 cm x 11 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.  memento mori 55

 French mourning frame with exquisite palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  The hair work is in good condition for its age!! !!  frame: 10 cm x 12 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.   memento mori 54

  French mourning frame with hair work. Frame with blond curls. Hair from a deceased loved one under domed glass. Deceased on 23 december 1843! The wooden frame is in good condition!!  frame: 10 cm x 10 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.   memento mori 53

  French mourning frame with hair work. Frame full of blond curls with a ribbon. Hair from a deceased loved one under domed glass. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  frame: 15,5 cm x 14 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work. memento mori 52

  French mourning frame with hair work. Hair worked into braids. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass (flatt). The black lacquered wooden frame has a crack!!  The hair work is in good condition for its age!! frame: 17 cm x 14 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work. memento mori 51

  French mourning frame with hair work. Hair worked into a curl. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. Died on may 1883. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  The hair work is in very good condition for its age!! frame: 11,5 cm x 13 cm . 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work. memento mori42

 French mourning frame with exquisite palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  The hair work is in good condition for its age!! !!  frame: 14 cm high and 12 cm wide. 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work. memento mori41

 French mourning frame with exquisite palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  The hair work is in good condition for its age!! !!  frame: 14 cm high and 12 cm wide. 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.   memento mori39

 French mourning frame with exquisite palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome. The black lacquered wooden frame is in good condition!!  The hair work is in very good condition for its age!! !! Some hairs from the top left curl are loose.  frame: 14 cm high and 12 cm wide. 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.   memento mori37

 French mourning frame with exquisite palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome.. The black lacquered wooden frame has some slight signs of age!!  The hair work is in very good condition for its age!! frame: 14 cm high and 12 cm wide. 

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work. memento mori 35 

  French mourning frame with exquisite palette hair work. Hair from a deceased loved one under glass dome: hair worked into a very fine bouquet of flowers. The black lacquered wooden frame is in very good condition!! The hair work is in very good condition for its age!! frame: 14 cm high and 12 cm wide. 19 th century.

 

  memento mori, French mourning frame with palette hair work.   memento mori 33

  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.

 

  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 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 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.

 

 

 

 

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