A bird symbol on a tombstone, often depicted as a dove, symbolizes peace, resurrection, and innocence and is often used on a child’s tombstone.
Tag: Tombstone art
Halloween is less than a week away and there is no better time to highlight some tombstone art that conjures up Halloween images.
Birds, usually doves, are common tombstone symbols. They symbolize peace, resurrection, and innocence.
Birds are usually depicted as flying or sitting but we saw this unusual bird scene on a tombstone at Greenville Union Cemetery, Darke County, Ohio.
Angel carvings are often used on tombstones and angel statues are frequently seen in cemeteries.
Angels are agents of God, messengers between God and man, between heaven and earth. They symbolize spirituality.
A rising sun tombstone inscription symbolizes renewed life, new life, eternal life, and the eternal light of heaven.