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1 results for "Gravestones [Funerary Art]" "Martin, Mary gravestone"
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1. Gravestone of Mary Martin (d. 1776) Gravestone of Mary Martin (d. 1776) Martin, Mary gravestone; Burial Practice; Cemetery; Death; Gravestone; Vertical;Child's Gravestone; cherub; Newport; Common Burying Ground; Wigged Cherub; Bull, John This is a frontal moon cherub wearing a raked wig (Luti 105, 141). he Borders contain cyma fronds (Luti 237). Wigs became popular on Newport's cherubs during the eighteenth century. Vincent Luti identifies...