THE SYMBOLOGY OF THE GRAVEYARD There is a rich symbolism on gravestones and tombs, especially in the Victorian era where a cornucopia (literally, on some stones) of plants, objects, animals etc. exists, all representing something. The following is a list of objects encountered on tombs; it is not comprehensive, and some sources give conflicting meanings, but it is a rough guide to what objects may be encountered and what they may mean. Plants are especially tricky as they can be difficu…
Chepstow, album created on March 10, 2017
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Graveyards, Markers, Memorials & Honouring the Dead Vol 3, album created on March 8, 2017
"Beneath those rugged elms, that yew-tree's shade, Where heaves the turf in many a mouldering heap, Each in his narrow cell for ever laid, The rude Forefathers of the hamlet sleep". A funerary compilation tapping a rich seam of interesting photographic subjects.
Bath, album created on February 24, 2017
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