$120.00
Qty available: 1

custom listing for C - deposit for half of the estimate with final payment due when exact cost has been determined, at time of casting. This will likely take 3 - 4 weeks.

Memento mori… a seriously small and simple 14k yellow gold skull wax seal necklace pendant - gorgeous gold wax seal jewelry. This gold skull charm is a captivating tiny treasure reminding us that death comes to all living things.

- symbolism -
In heraldry, the skull symbolizes mortality.

- approximate measurement - between 1/4" - 3/8” (8mm)
- wax seal charm metal - solid 14k gold
- photographed with a US dime
- charm only, ready to suspend from your own chain

Hand crafted from just a portion of an antique Georgian wheel wax seal (1714 - 1830), shown in the photographs, the full size wax seal depicting a skull surrounded by the Latin sentiment ES FVI SVM ERIS which translates AS YOU ARE NOW SO ONCE WAS I, AS I AM NOW SO MUST YOU BE.

note - photo props are not available for purchase

Impressed with history!