19th c Heart in Hand Paper Cut Love Token

19th c Heart in Hand Paper Cut Love Token

$135.00Price
  • The heart in hand motif is symbolic of charity - given from the heart.  It was particularly associated with the early Shaker sects and was used in Shaker art and symbols of love.

    This is hand cut from paper and glued onto paper.  In the center is a woven design of cut paper.

    There appears to be faint writing along the right side of the heart - can't make it out

    Found in New Hampshire and dating from the 1860-80s.

    4 1/4" x 5 3/4" framed.

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