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Globe de Mariee or Marriage Display, fabulous piece, large at 13 1/2" tall and 13" wide at the base. There are mirrors, birds and flower ormolu and a worn velvet cushion with one hole. The glass is no longer with the piece .Each mirror and shape has a message to tell.
The number of small diamond-shaped mirrors represented the number of children the couple hoped for. Each symbol had meaning:

The Bird: The symbol of Love.
Leaves: Longevity of the Marriage Union.
Orange Blossoms: Virginity.
Roses: for eternal love.
Daisies: for purity and innocence.
Ivy Leaves: commitment to each other.
Lime Leaves: symbolized fidelity.
Oak Leaves: for strength and longevity of the couple.

Item ID: 11693

Globe de Mairee or Marriage Display

$375 USD

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