Memento Mori (2) - Earthenware, paper, leather, cardboard - Early 20th century

Description
Memento Mori (2) - Earthenware, paper, leather, cardboard - Early 20th century
Europe

Memento mori, depicting a painted terracotta skull resting on a book.
The skull shows signs of wear and stains
The book shows some leather losses at the spine and cardboard losses at the cover’s edges; stains can be spotted on front and back. Traces of (non-coeval) glue can be seen under the skull.
The skull measures h 8 x10 cm, the book measures L 14.5 x h 7 x9 cm

Lot details
No. of items
2
Object
Memento Mori
Material
Earthenware, paper, leather, cardboard
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Europe
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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