MUSEUM antique 18th C Georgian 18k gold&Diamonds Poison Memento Mori Skull ring! There is a secret compartment for small poison pill(very popular in Georgian England)!
Decorated with genuine old mine cut diamonds, 0.30ct each! A lot of sparkles, very good G color, VS2 clarity. The skull is hand carved by the master-a real masterpiece! The ring can contain 1 pill inside. This is the ultimate Memento Mori Skull ring-the most precision masterpiece I have ever seen!
A link to the tradition of the memento mori - an object designed to remind us that life is brief and that we should seize the moment while we are here. Since the beginning of time, the skull is been used as a symbol of mortality, victory, the ultimate Memento Mori. The skull represented the contemplation of eternity. In Elizabethan England, it was an emblem of bawds, rakes and sexual adventure. Its a symbol men, in particular, have always loved to paint, carve, cast, and wear.
A must for every serious collector or museum. The ring is 8g heavy in 18k gold(signed 18 on the bottom). Get Images that Make Supersized Seem Small. Auctiva's Listing Templates improve your auctions in minutes.
Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva. The item "MUSEUM antique 18th C Georgian 18k gold&Diamonds Poison Memento Mori Skull ring" is in sale since Tuesday, July 18, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Georgian, Pre-1837". The seller is "riaerica2000" and is located in Sofia.
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