BUNDLE - Memento Mori
BUNDLE - Memento Mori
BUNDLE - Memento Mori
BUNDLE - Memento Mori
BUNDLE - Memento Mori

BUNDLE - Memento Mori

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Includes all 3 variants:

  • Copper coin is about 1/2 ounce, or 15 grams of bullion grade pure copper. 
  • Silver coin is 1/2 Troy ounce or 16 grams of bullion grade pure. It is stamped on the bottom edge with (999 FS) meaning (99.9% Fine Silver)
  • Iron coin is about 1/2 ounce, or 15 grams of solid 99.9% iron, blackened and waxed to prevent rusting so it can be carried daily

 

There is a long history of Memento Mori reminders, including coins. We have added our own spin on the concept and included a new reverse side, “Memento Vivere” which translates to “remember that you have to live.” We believe there is a beautiful balance between accepting mortality and embracing life.

Memento mori (Latin: "Remember that you have to die.") is the medieval Latin Christian theory and practice of reflection on mortality. Especially as a means of considering the vanity of earthly life and the transient nature of all earthly goods and pursuits.

Memento vivere (Latin: "Remember you have to live.") Know that your time is short in the grand scheme of things. So have fun while you are here.






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The product is treated to look as if it has been handled and circulated. This process is done by hand, and it is both an art and a science, coloring and patinas will vary. No two are exactly the same! Coins are struck one at a time in the USA using antique machinery and traditional coining techniques. 


Note—Each order comes packed with a handwritten envelope straight from Shire Post Mint. We will make this out to whomever is on the SHIPPING ADDRESS. If you are giving this as a gift and would like a different name on the envelope, please include the recipient's name in the Special Instructions field as you complete your order.

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