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A mid 17th. century Italian Carara Marble Memento Mori Skull.

14 cm. hight, fine smooth patina from age.

Was part of a Crusifix, 

Memento mori is a Latin phrase translated as "Remember you must die". It names a genre of artistic creations that vary widely from one another, but which all share the same purpose: to remind people of their own mortality.