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*RESERVED* Memento Mori Shelf / Wall Sign / My Glass Empties Quickly - Hard Candy Woodshop
*RESERVED* Memento Mori Shelf / Wall Sign / My Glass Empties Quickly - Hard Candy Woodshop
*RESERVED* Memento Mori Shelf / Wall Sign / My Glass Empties Quickly - Hard Candy Woodshop
*RESERVED* Memento Mori Shelf / Wall Sign / My Glass Empties Quickly - Hard Candy Woodshop
*RESERVED* Memento Mori Shelf / Wall Sign / My Glass Empties Quickly - Hard Candy Woodshop
Hard Candy Woodshop

*RESERVED* Memento Mori Shelf / Wall Sign / My Glass Empties Quickly

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For your consideration is this replica of a 16th century memento mori. Memento mori is Latin for, "Remember that you have to die."

Memento mori are beautiful reminders rooted in Christianity. The prospect of death serves to emphasize the emptiness and fleetingness of earthly pleasures, luxuries, and achievements, and thus also as an invitation to focus one's thoughts on the prospect of the afterlife. 

This memento mori is engraved on half inch thick spalted cherry wood. The engraving, "My Glas Loopt Ras," translates to, "My Glass Empties Quickly."

It's has been given multiple coats of lacquer, then framed in live edge quiled maple. We will include a sawtooth hanger, but will leave it not installed on the piece should you prefer an alternate mode of display than a wall. 

This piece measures 11 ⅛" x 7 3/16" x 1½". We'll have more memento mori pieces available in different configurations. If you want a larger memento mori piece, simply contact us. We'll be happy to make you a custom piece you'll be proud to gift or display. 

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