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vintage victorian toy taxidermy lion 1800s by joy4charity on Etsy, $175.00
antique historical museum victorian taxidermy children's toy ram. From 1860-1900 A true rarity! Is handmade and hand stitched with real lambs fur and old brown glass eyes. Also hand carved wood horns, hoofs and nose.
The Carpetbagger by Mirror Image Gallery, via Flickr
What large, piercing (but very sweet) eyes she had - reminds me of a young Glynis Johns - British actress
There's something so charming about this indoor boat trip at a Victorian portrait studio.
This is the way Miriam Walker looks in my mind. I'd love to find out who this woman is and read her life story. She looks like monsters would be no problem at all!
I love that we see a sense of happiness on the face of this beautiful young Victorian mother as she loving gazes down at her child.
Angelically pretty British Victorian stage actress Rose Massey. Victorian 19th century 1800s photograph
Legendary British Victorian stage actor Sir John Martin Harvey (who bears, I think, a striking resemblance to Oscar Wilde) and his rather delightful hat. #Victorian
Victorian stage actress Emily Rigl had such a sweet, lovely girl-next-door sort
A groups of young Victorian women (friends, cousins, classmates, church members?) pose for a lovely springtime portrait, complete with darling little nosegays of fresh blooms.
the gorgeous dress that Victorian stage actress Zelda Seguin is wearing in this photo.
Early Victorian Charlotte Silver Coffin Porcelain Doll Neclace or Charm