This ring dates from 1728; 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 full skeleton inside the coffin crystal completes the sentiment. There is nowhere on the jewel that death is not represented.

This ring dates from 1728; 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 full skeleton inside the coffin crystal completes the sentiment. There is nowhere on the jewel that death is not represented.

RARE VICTORIAN 15CT GOLD MOURNING LOCKET PENDANT FOB WITH HAIR ART INSIDE 1860's - creepy,  yet amazing.

RARE VICTORIAN 15CT GOLD MOURNING LOCKET PENDANT FOB WITH HAIR ART INSIDE 1860's - creepy, yet amazing.

1870 Victorian Tear bottle. Those mourning the loss of loved ones would collect their tears in bottles. When the tears had evaporated, the mourning period would end.

1870 Victorian Tear bottle. Those mourning the loss of loved ones would collect their tears in bottles. When the tears had evaporated, the mourning period would end.

Victorian Gold Gutta Percha Brooch Mourning Jewelry  #Jewelry #Mourning #Victorian #Gutta #Brooch #Gold #14K #Gatsby #Vintage #Deco

Victorian Gold Gutta Percha Brooch Mourning Jewelry

Victorian Gold Gutta Percha Brooch Mourning Jewelry #Jewelry #Mourning #Victorian #Gutta #Brooch #Gold #14K #Gatsby #Vintage #Deco

Antique Gold Swivel Victorian Locket Brooch Mourning Jewelry  #Mourning #Locket #Jewelry #Gold #Brooch #Antique #Victorian #Swivel #Swiss #Suffragette

Antique Gold Swivel Victorian Locket Brooch Mourning Jewelry

Antique Gold Swivel Victorian Locket Brooch Mourning Jewelry #Mourning #Locket #Jewelry #Gold #Brooch #Antique #Victorian #Swivel #Swiss #Suffragette

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