Category Archives: Tear Bottles

Perfect Gifts For Funeral Homes

Funeral homes offer a variety of services to those who have lost a loved one. They provide funeral and burial services, cremation services, and cemetery plots. They also offer grief counseling and memorial products. Funeral homes offer a variety of services to the bereaved. These include arranging and coordinating the funeral, cremation or burial, providing […]

Victorian Tear Catchers – Myth or Reality?

“Tear catching” is used to describe the act of catching a person’s tears into a small glass or porcelain bottle to mourn the passing of a loved one. The phrase is often associated with the Victorian era and the idea that people would catch their tears in a container to use in some sort of […]

Roman Antiquities and Trinkets

In ancient Rome, furniture was not as elaborate as it is today. The Romans were more concerned with the practicality of their furniture than with its beauty. As a result, they had simple furnishings that would serve the purpose of holding up the roof and making a home comfortable. Ancient Romans had a variety of […]

Ancient Greek and Roman Funeral Practices

Tear Catcher Shop - Ancient Greek and Roman Funeral Practices

The ancient Greeks mourned their dead in a variety of ways. They would hold a funeral, which would include a burial ceremony and also a wake. The Greeks also had ceremonies for the days following the death of the loved one. Ancient Greek Funerals The funeral was an important component of ancient Greek mourning rites. […]