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Crucifix (Size M) "Memento Mori" in black wood, metal and horn


Crucifix (Size M) "Memento Mori" in black wood with skulls in the spirit of ossuaries hand-carved by our craftsmen in our workshops.

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Available to order 2 to 4 weeks

344,90 € tax excl.

Without shipping cost

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Color of the structure :Black
Main materials of the structure:Wood
Style :French antique reproduction
Type of production :Handcrafted by hand
Specificities :As it is an artisanal manufacture: the dimensions, sculptures, marquetry, colors may vary slightly and evolve.
Cleaning method :Dust-proof wipe + sponge wash with soapy water - No chemicals
Use :Indoor use / dry locations only
Information :The manufacturing, finishes and patinas are done by hand. These variations enrich our decorative objects and give them a unique character that is desired. They cannot be considered a defect.
Delivery :Shipping costs are not included in the price of the product / Delivery: will be closest for a truck to your delivery address: will be displayed once the adress is registered / delivery to the premises: A quote is required (ask us) / Transport to non-European countries and islands: A quote is required (ask us)

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Very beautiful size M "Memento Mori" crucifix with the effigy of a cross in the spirit of ossuaries, entirely hand-sculpted by our craftsmen in our workshops.
Each piece is unique, horn, bone, wood... So many materials to reveal the original character of each piece.
A unique nod to impermanence, the ephemeral and the Vanities. The expression "Memento mori" comes from the Latin phrase "remember that you are going to die", a formula from medieval Christianity. Expressing the vanity of earthly life, it refers to "the art of dying", or Ars moriendi.
It induces an ethic of detachment and asceticism.
It is close to another Latin phrase: “Sic transit gloria mundi” (“Thus passes the glory of the world”).

Its origin dates back to Greco-Roman antiquity, when a slave stood alongside a victorious general during his triumph in order to remind him of his mortal condition.
The phrase "Hominem te esse" ("You too are only a man") was also used.

This vision of the human condition has given rise to many artistic representations, such as those you can discover here.

Object of curiosity, this very beautiful decorative object to place in the place of your choice will give a striking charm which will certainly produce a crazy style in your interior.

Lovers of curiosities, connoisseurs of unique decoration, you will be seduced by this decorative object.
Very beautiful and original decorative accessory, can also be an atypical gift idea!
Sold individually.

Dimensions: 27 cm height x 11 cm width x 7 cm depth.
10"6 x 4"3 x 2"7


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