Skull in a case: memento mori Author: Albert Jansz. Vinckenbrinck (Dutch, ca. Date: ca. 1650 Medium: Palm wood, copper, shagreen and gilding Location: Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Lacrymal - C. Etched Glass Tear Catcher Antique glass tear catcher or scent bottle. In Victorian times (the mid glass vials were used by mourners to collect their tears for the first year after the death of a loved one.