Oak Ridge Cemetery, Southbridge, MA

Posted: April 7, 2020 in Birds, Cemeteries, Doves, Relief Sculpture, Stone Carvings
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Dove Tombstone
Doves, Symbolizing Peace and Purity, Began to Appear as a Common Gravetone Motif in the 19th Century, and Are Usually Found on the Tombstones of Women Who Died Young, Such as This One at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Southbridge, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 7, 2015)

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