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Amazing Antique Georgian PAIR 10K Rose Gold Jet Hair Swivel Mourning Rings 1815

A Momento Mori Skeletal Band. The ring is dated 1727 and features a full skeleton wrapped around the entire ring. According to Rowan & Rowan, the crown above the skeleton's skull represents that "death is the master of all." Below the figure's feet is a tablet with the words "Momento Mori" edged by symbols of the Passion. The bezel of the ring is in the shape gold coffin with an additional skeleton INSIDE the coffin.

Love after Death: The Beautiful, Macabre World of Mourning Jewelry

Nice remembrance

VICTORIAN 10 karat yellow gold hair locket with black enameled "In Memory Of" on front, "Hannah Taylor, born June 1872 died July Rest in Jesus" and hand-tied hair curls inside, by

A very interesting site dedicated to mourning jewelry and symbolism

Art of Mourning - Est 2005 A resource for memorial, mourning, sentimental jewelry and art.

Thomas Jeffersons Watch Key with a lock of his wife's hair and is inscribed "Martha W. Jefferson"

ornamentedbeing: “ Christie’s Americana Week sale takes place January at Rockefeller Plaza in New York. The sale includes a unique watch key owned by Thomas Jefferson. The key contains a lock of.

Georgian Gold Mourning Ring with Diamonds 18th Century-inscribed with Dan Gass and death date

Georgian Gold Mourning Ring with Diamonds Century-inscribed with "Dan Gass OB 28 July 1773 AE

Exquisite Antique Georgian Tailor 22K Gold Enamel Jet Mourning Ring JS 1812  | eBay

Exquisite Antique Georgian Tailor 22K Gold Enamel Jet Mourning Ring JS 1812

Exquisite Antique Georgian Tailor 22K Gold Enamel Jet Mourning Ring JS 1812 | eBay

Captain James Cook (1728-1779) mourning ring, owned by Elizabeth Cook, ca. 1780. "Capt James Cook O.B. 14 Feb. 1779. AET: 50 [in his 50th year]" -- cameo inscription around ring edge "Captain Cook's memorial ring, the design made from his hair. Worn by his widow" -- inscription on accompanying envelope. Despite historical references to the ring being made of Cook's hair, close examination does not indicate hair is the material used. | State Library NSW

Captain James Cook (1728-1779) mourning ring, owned by Elizabeth Cook, ca. 1780. "Capt James Cook O.B. 14 Feb. 1779. AET: 50 [in his 50th year]" -- cameo inscription around ring edge "Captain Cook's memorial ring, the design made from his hair. Worn by his widow" -- inscription on accompanying envelope. Despite historical references to the ring being made of Cook's hair, close examination does not indicate hair is the material used. | State Library NSW

Antique Spanish Mourning Earrings Hairworks Jewelry Mourning Jewelry Georgian 18K Gold Earrings Hearts Valentine Jewelry Flower Memento Mori

Antique Spanish Mourning Earrings Hairworks Jewelry Mourning Jewelry Georgian Gold Earrings Hearts Valentine Jewelry Flower Memento Mori by PinyolBoiVintage on Etsy

Rococo Memento Mori Skull Band, c. 1745

Fabulous Memento Mori gold and black enamel scrolled Rococo band dated The enamelled scrolls read : Mary Mount Ob 26 June 1745 aet 59 and the front scrolls are decorated with a skull, crossbones and a gravedigger's pick and shovel.

Memorial ring (Memento Mori ring) dating from the 17th century, commemorating King Charles.

Memorial ring (Memento Mori ring) dating from the century, commemorating King Charles ~ Ongelofelijk een paar eeuwen oud!

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