1865 Mourning Hair Wreath in Oval Shadow Box

Likely German. Hair wreath surmounting a hand-written ink inscription on paper in German reading Familien / Andenken von / Vater, Mutter, Geschwister / & Kinder der / Familie Philip Schmidt / Regina geboren Seibert / 1865, housed in a shadow box; shadow box ht. 22.25, wd. 19.75, dp. 5 in.


Shadow box is not stable. 

Estimate: $300 - $500
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