Antique Memento Mori Skull Mourning Card
This very rare antique mourning card is filled with spiritual symbolism and dated 1876. It is inscribed in Dutch which may be of Belgian or Netherlands origin. On the reverse of the card is a dedication to the dearly departed which begins with "pray for the soul of the blessed". The card is filled with spiritual symbolism including an hourglass, Holy Cross, rosary beads, a scapular and a scythe.
This exquisite piece would look beautiful mounted on black velvet or set in an antique frame.
2.70" x 4.30"