Mourning ring

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This ring dates from the absolute height of the memento mori style. It not only features the affectation of the ‘coffin’ shaped crystal, but it encapsulates the skeleton inlaid in black enamel around the band. Further to this, the element of the ful Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Antique Rings, Antique Necklace, Antique Silver, Antique Locket, Antique Bracelets, Antique Jade

1728 Skeletal Coffin Ring - Art of Mourning

Skull ring from 1728; the absolute height of the memento mori style

congenitaldisease: “A mourning ring is a ring which is worn in memory of somebody who has passed away. The stones mounted on the rings are typically black. Sometimes hair of the deceased would be. Skull Jewelry, Cute Jewelry, Jewelry Accessories, Jewelry Design, Mourning Ring, Mourning Jewelry, Victorian Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry

Mourning Jewels: How They Were Worn, Part 1 - Art of Mourning

A question as simple as ‘how was a jewel worn?’ leads to the most complex of answers. The narrative of mourning and sentimental jewellery in the modern age is intrinsically interwoven with the […]

Renaissance Memento Mori Signet Date: ca. 1600 Culture: British Medium: Gold Dimensions: Weight: g. size: US UK M ½ Classification: Metalwork-Gold Renaissance Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Skull Jewelry, Jewelry Rings, Jewelry Accessories, Jewelry Design, Jewellery

Renaissance Memento Mori Signet | British | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Renaissance Memento Mori Signet Date: ca. 1600 Culture: British Medium: Gold Dimensions: Weight: 12.2 g.; circumference: 51.3 mm.; size: US 6.5, UK M ½ Classification: Metalwork-Gold

'Memento mori' stick pin with baroque pearl. Made in Europe in the early century 'Memento mori' stick pin with baroque pearl. Made in Europe in the early century Skull Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Jewellery, Pirate Jewelry, Skull Rings, Vanitas, Jewelry Accessories, Jewelry Design

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aleyma: “ Memento mori stick pin with baroque pearl. Made in Europe in the early 19th century (source). ”

Memento Mori, pendant / rock crystal, gold & enamel / France, century / The British Museum (found via Gibson) Memento Mori, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Gold Jewelry, La Danse Macabre, The Bling Ring, Mourning Jewelry, Vanitas

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Memento mori pendant, made in France in the 16th century (via).

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Gold and enamel "Memento Mori" locket, c. "Memento mori" is a Latin phrase translated as “Remember your mortality”, “Remember you must die” or “Remember you will die”. Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Gothic Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Memento Mori, Victoria And Albert Museum, Skull Pendant, Gold Pendant

Ghoul Jewels - Learning About Memento Mori Jewelry

Skull jewelry has been around for far longer than most people realize. Take a look at this ring from the 1500s.

A Victorian-era mourning-ring, traditionally incorporating a lock of the deceased’s hair as a memento mori Mourning Dress, Mourning Ring, Mourning Jewelry, Memento Mori, Antique Rings, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Post Mortem

Morbid Fancies: Victorian Mourning Jewellery

To say that the Victorians had an obsession with death is putting it mildly. They were addicted to death; fascinated by it; entranced by it! Everyone has some sort of morbid interest in death, but …

Memento Mori skull ring, intricately carved in gold and multicolored enamel, with a smaller and larger rose-cut diamond accent at either shoulder, mounted in yellow gold. Size (via Memento. Skull Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Jewelry Box, Jewelry Rings, Jewelry Accessories, Jewelry Design, Skull Rings, Bullet Jewelry, Geek Jewelry

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Enamelled gold mourning ring, with openwork ornament underlaid with hair and skulls and two coats of arms, one for the Nicholets family of Herefordshire, made in England, 1661

☆ Codognato's Skull Rings, with Twinkling Diamond Eyes, are designed to remind the wearer not to waste a precious day of life :¦: Photo courtesy Codognato ☆ Skull Wedding Ring, Skull Engagement Ring, Wedding Rings, Memento Mori, Skull Jewelry, Gothic Jewelry, Skull Rings, Mourning Jewelry, Mourning Ring

☆ Codognato's Skull Rings, with Twinkling Diamond Eyes, are designed to remind the wearer not to waste a precious day of life :¦: Photo courtesy Codognato ☆

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Skeleton Band Memento Mori Ring

A head-to-toe reminder rests inside a classic, gold band. Widths vary in proportion to the size of the ring. (i.e. a size 4 is about 5.2mm wide and a size 10 is nearly 8mm wide).

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Attilio Codognato Enamel Diamond Gold Skull Bones and Dices Memento Mori Ring

View this item and discover similar for sale at 1stdibs - Renaissance style Memento Mori skull ring made with champleve multicolored enamels and rose cut diamonds eyes. Mounted in 18Kt gold Signed A. Codognato