Fine Antique French Miniature Memento Mori Hairwork Mourning Tomb, Dated 1847
A Fine and Rare superbly made 19th Century French Oval Cut Hairwork Mourning. Depicting in the finest detail a Tomb with Urn on the top in a Garden setting with. Flowers and a Weeping Willow Tree overhanging the Tomb. To one side is an oval plaque which reads. Restoi precieusus de Jean Pierre Bernard dicide le 6 Januier 1847. Housed in its original Wooden Ebonised Frame with Gilt Metal Engraved surround. And Glazed with its original French Framers Label on reverse. In wonderful original condition and ready to display. A lasting memento keepsake of a loved one, using their own hair - Truly moving. Miniature Size: 3" x 2 3/8". Framed Size: 5 1/2" x 4 3/4".
The item "FINE ANTIQUE FRENCH MINIATURE MEMENTO MORI HAIRWORK MOURNING TOMB, DATED 1847" is in sale since Saturday, May 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Other Antiques". The seller is "yvonne890" and is located in Shropshire. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, United States, Japan, Canada, Ireland, Australia, Germany, France, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Iceland, Jersey, Monaco.