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Vintage photos

Vintage photos

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Autochrome: Clifton R. Adams. A young Mexican woman poses in a black mantilla costume. El Paso, Texas, USA. 1920s.

Gene Tierney, c. 1940's.

AN 18TH CENTURY MOMENTO MORI RING The hoop with chased skull, thistle, flowerhead and leaf design and black enamel detailing, the interior inscribed Love Is The Bond Of Peace

Momento Mori Ring, circa 1700. I want one of these so bad! but it would have to be an antique!

Skeletal Momento Mori

I don't know if this picture is a Momento Mori... But it most certainly does not belong on the oddities board. That poor woman. I can't say what disfigured her face (a fire, perhaps?) but look at her hands, please... She has rheumatoid arthritis... This makes her a true warrior spirit, and a woman of incredible beauty. So sorry for what she suffered.

Czech School - Momento Mori 18th century

The Victorian era was fixated with scientific discovery and also with morbid subjects like disfigurement and disease. So you get quite a lot momento mori postcards and household items from this time.

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Momento Mori

Parisian Café 1930s Photo: Alexander Artway ~~ Beautiful image

Luisa Casati c1905. The lace is so exquisite


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Greta Garbo ‘The Temptress’, by Louise Ruth Harriet 1926

One of the most natural and beautiful pictures of Marilyn Monroe smiling - one I've never seen before

Clark Gable admires Carole Lombard’s legs in “No Man Of Her Own” (1932)

Marie Doro, 1902.

Famous Architects Dressed as Their Buildings - 1931 - @Mlle

Katherine Hepburn