The Art of Gravestone Rubbing

Create your own gravestone rubbing and participate in a tradition that has occured for thousands of years.

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Overgrown Gravestone
Gravestones dating before 1800 are hand carved and represent the first sculpture of colonial settlers.
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Gravestone Under Tree
Perhaps some of the most unusual and interesting rubbings can be made on gravestones in old burial grounds.
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Old Gravestones
Gravestone rubbings several centuries old are both historically and artistically valuable.
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