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Wendy Brandes Memento Mori Skull Necklace in 18K Gold and Blackened Silver

$1,500
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Skull imagery has long been used in memento mori jewelry. The Latin phrase "Memento Mori" means "remember you are mortal." In ancient Rome, when a victorious general paraded through the city, a slave was assigned to murmur "Memento mori" in his ear as a reminder that those who are raised high one day may be brought low the next. 18K yellow gold and sterling silver, satin finish. Black rhodium detail. Pendant approx. 1" x 1". 16" length 18K yellow gold chain. One of a kind. Made in New York City.

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