Saturday, 16 March 2013

The Victorianachronists: Tear Catchers


“A tear catcher, also called a Tear Bottle, is typically an ornamental vase piece, made from blown glass and dyed appropriately to the creator’s taste. There is an attached glass fixture at the opening of the stem that is formed to your eye.”

Read the fascinating article at the link below!

http://victorianachronists.wordpress.com/2013/02/07/victorian-mourning-rituals-tear-catchers/

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