Burial Customs and Cemetery Art
No matter where you are from, death has always been something that is celebrated and feared. Below you will find resources that explain the origins of our modern customs and art culture associated with cemeteries, tombstones, and burial.
Examples of how to determine birth dates on unmarked gravestones.
Artifacts of what death and dying was all about.
Discover the meaning behind art and symbols associated with death.
A glimpse into the burial methods of the past.
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Be sure to check out other sources that showcase the facinating art and culture of life and death!
Art of Mourning
     www.artofmourning.com
Mourning Photography
     www.mourningphotography.com
Victoriana
     www.victoriana.com
Gravestone Symbolism 1
     www.graveaddiction.com
Gravestone Symbolism 2
     www.in.gov
Gravestone Studies
     www.gravestonestudies.org