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19Th Century Memento Mori Carving

Stock No

TSFS1362

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2016
  • £1,595.00
  • €1,865 Euro
  • $1,987 US Dollar

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Item Description

A well executed almost life size skull and crossbones pine carving, depicting the remembrance that we all will pass.

 

Likely a part of a larger religious carving, possibly placed at the foot of a cross.

 

Age related discolouration, abrasions and knocks. Would of originally had a handful of pegged teeth, and two small sections missing to the front sections of the crossed bones.

 

Likely to be Italian in origins, first half if of the 19th century in age.

 

30cm in width 

15cm in height 

17cm in depth 

Item Info

Seller Location

Norfolk, England

Period

19th Century

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Location

Norfolk, England

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Contact No

+44 (0)797 2775824

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