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Image for Chess Board (Gale) - Fullerton, CAview gallery
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Funerary ArtChess Board (Gale) - Fullerton, CA

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A tombstone where one can sit and play chess at Loma Vista Memorial Park in Fullerton, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 5/12/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtClothed katafalque (Van Rijckevorsel) - Rijsenburg, Utrecht, The Netherlands

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A bluestone tomb with the appearance of a catafalque, overlaid with a true-to-life sculpted cloth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Utrecht, Netherlands

date approved: 5/7/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtWoman in Robes - (Ponce de León) - San Juan

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A women in robes is featured on the The tomb of Juan Ponce de León. The tomb is located in the Cathedral of San Juan Bautista in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Puerto Rico

date approved: 5/5/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtRunning Horse - (Loew-Digges) - Amherst, MA

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A running horse markes the grave of poet and writer Deborah Leah Sugarbaker Digges and her husband Franklin Martin Loew. The grave is located in Wildwood Cemetery, 70 Strong Street, Amherst, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/27/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtAllegorical figures of railroading, shipping, trade and the theater - (Fisk) - Brattleboro, VT

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Allegorical figures of railroading, trade, shipping, and the theater are on the monument of notorious "Robber Barons" James Fisk Jr in Prospect Hill Cemetery at 94 South Main St. Brattleboro, VT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Vermont

date approved: 4/18/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtBettie's Angel (Hill) - Keytesville, MO

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The Redding-Hill house is about 3 block away and listed on the NRHP...for this family which was integral in the towns success.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/15/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtMarble Bust (Lida Croom Hodges) - Wharton City Cemetery - Wharton TX USA

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The elegant, haunting, and somewhat strange tombstone of Lida Croom Hodges in Wharton City Cemetery hints at some possible fraught family emotional drama that continues beyond the grave.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/15/2022

last visited: 4/27/2022

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Funerary ArtAllegory of Italy in Mourning - (Alfieri) - Florence, Italy

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The allegorical figure Italy in Mourning weeping over the tomb of Italian playwright and poet Vittorio Alfreri is located in the Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence, Italy.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 4/13/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtYoung Boy (McCombie) - Boalsburg, Pennsylvania

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A memorial statue of a young boy holding a model airplane looking up towards the sky. Located in the Boalsburg Cemetery, Centre County, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ted28285

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/8/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtTrumpet on top of Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong Marker - Flushing NY

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The Trumpet sculpture is on top of the large black marble grave marker inscribed "Satchmo" Louis Armstrong. It has many coins and rocks on the top of the marker. Also a footstone is there. It is located in Section 9, Flushing Cemetery, Flushing NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 4/8/2022

last visited: 4/9/2022

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Funerary ArtColonial Era Girl (Kaiser) - Zion Lutheran Cemetery - Lone Elm, MO

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Only statue tombstone in this country cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/3/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtBust of Rossini, Music, Arch - (Rossini) - Florence, Italy

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The tomb of Gioachino Rossini is framed by an elaborate arch. An allegorical sculpture of Music stands before the tomb and a bust of Rossini is beneath the apex of the arch. The tomb is located in the Basilica of Santa Croce, Florence, Italy.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 3/29/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtAngel Gabriel Playing a Trumpet (Prima) - New Orleans LA

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The Angel Gabriel Playing a Trumpet sculpture is on the top of the Louis Prima mausoleum located in Section 88, Metairie Cemetery, New Orleans, LA. Louis Prima was a famous trumpet player in the late 1930's through the 1970's.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Louisiana

date approved: 3/28/2022

last visited: 3/28/2022

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Funerary ArtAngel writing in book (Craig) - Bristol, VA USA

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The conspicuous tombstone for Robert Craig in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Bristol, VA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/24/2022

last visited: 3/24/2022

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Funerary ArtLeonardo Bruni Lying In State, Madonna and Child with Two Angels, arch frame - (Bruni) - Florence, Italy,

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The tomb of historian, author and statesman Leonardo Bruni is located in the Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence, Italy.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 3/22/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtWoodsmens Log Cabin (Severs) - Charlotte, NC USA

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A stunning red granite log cabin serves as the tombstone for Henry G. Severs in Elmwood Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: North Carolina

date approved: 3/22/2022

last visited: 3/22/2022

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Funerary ArtBust of Vittorio Fossombroni, Geniuses of Tolerance and Agriculture - (Fossombroni) - Florence, Italy

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Above the tomb of statesman and hydrologic engineer Vittorio Fossombroni are sculptures of Victtorio Fossombroni and the Geniuses of Tolerance and Agriculture. The tomb is located in the Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence, Italy.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 3/18/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtThe Liberty of Poetry - (Nicolini) - Florence, Italy

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The sculpture The Liberty of Poetry marks the grave of Italian poet and playwright Giovan Battista Nicolini. His grave is located in the Basilica of Santa Croce, Florence, Italy.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 3/12/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtDutch Colonial House (Zifcak) - Swan Point Cemetery - Providence, Rhode Island

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The headstone for Celina H. (Dietrich) and Anthony P. Zifcak takes the form of a Dutch Colonial home carved from a solid piece of granite. Their interment is at Swan Point Cemetery in Providence, Rhode Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 401Photos

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 3/12/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtBust of Michelangelo, Muses of Sculpture, Painting and Architecture - (Buonarroti Simoni) - Florence, Italy

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Tomb of Michelangelo Buonarroti Simoni contains a marble bust of Michelangelo and three allegorical sculptures representing the muses of sculpture, painting and architecture. The tomb is located at the Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence, Italy.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 3/12/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtUn accident de train (Boileau) - Tours, Centre, France

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François Boileau died in 1878 during the derailment of the freight train he was driving. Astonishingly a representation of his dislocated train was carved on his grave.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tromel

location: Centre-Val-de-Loire, France

date approved: 3/7/2022

last visited: 3/7/2022

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Funerary ArtAngel of Sorrow (Arthur) - Colonie, NY

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The Angel of Sorrow sculpture is found on the sarcophagus of the 21st President of the United States, Chester A. Arthur. The sculpture and sarcophagus is located in Albany Rural Cemetery in the Village of Menands in Colonie, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 2/24/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtSculptures of Saint Cosmas, Madonna and Child & Saint Damian - (de' Medici) - Florence, Italy

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Sculptures of Saint Cosmas, Madonna and Child and Saint Damian are found on the tomb of Lorenzo de' Medici known as Lorenzo the Magnificent and his brother Guiliano in the Medici Chapel at Piazza di Madonna degli Aldobrandini, 6, Florence, Italy

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 2/22/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary ArtLittle Girl (Koroinen) - Turku, Finland

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Sukuhauta Maarian kirkon vieressä. Family grave next to St. Mary's Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Smurffaaja

location: Finland

date approved: 2/20/2022

last visited: never

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Funerary Artrepatriados Cruz Roja - Vigo, Pontevedra, Galicia, España

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To those who fell in Cuba and the Philippines

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 2/11/2022

last visited: 2/12/2022

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