Made With Purpose. Allowed To Age.

The Gold Memento Mori Coin

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Design Specifications

Designed from an old Indian Chief liberty coin. With the Latin inscription "Memento Mori", which is an artistic or symbolic reminder of the inevitability of death. Memento mori jewellery with skull or coffin motifs became popular in the late 16th century.  Interpretations of the expression differ throughout the ages. We find that to be the most significant element to this motif - that the interpretation, is upon the wearer. 

The difference between the Gold and Brass will be the slow oxidisation/ageing of the Brass coin.  

  • Made from 925 Sterling Silver & 9ct Yellow Gold
  • Face size; 16 x 16mm
  • Average Weight; 16.5grams
  • Each coin individually numbered!

Production & Shipping

As each piece is made to order, production is generally 15-20 business days. 
See here, to learn more about the PRODUCTION PROCESS?

$5 Express Shipping Flat Rate AUSTRALIA-WIDE (1-3 Days after production)


What is the 'Perfect Fit Guarantee'?

For the re-opening of our online store on January 20th until March 1st - we're going to make this sizing guarantee, of finding the perfect fit. If you receive the order and it doesn't fit, we'll remake you one in your size, free of charge. 

*Only available for Australian residents. For our international customers, we'll still help you find the perfect size - so just get in touch after you receive the order and we'll go from there. 




'To provide the best blank canvas for experiences to be built on; by giving our jewellery purpose and the ability to have legacy.'

THE RING LIBRARY a record of every piece that was ever produced by CHD

This is stored in the Ring library, at the CHD HQ.

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  • JD
    Jennifer D.
    Verified Buyer
    22 hours ago
    Rated 5 stars
    Gorgeous design, incredible quality

    A stunning piece which was incredibly well made and a perfect gift for a dear friend

  • LK
    Lennart K.
    Verified Buyer
    Rated 5 stars
    Keeps all the promises and more

    I was as a child is on Christmas day when the package arrived. Full of penned up anticipation, a bubble ripe to burst. Imagine when I saw the ring was so much more than anticipated: the pencil marked box, the ring newspaper, the ring size measuring thingy… and then absolut perfectly polished silver ring with the gold coin - I just sat there staring at it for a while trying to hold back all the happy noises but eventually failing and grunting und humming and shouting-out and laughing. I knew this a band for life.

    And now I am about to get my third CHD ring, and the reasons behind it can only be felt, like sitting by a crackling chimney fire with the people you love and care for and who love and care for you after a deliciously savory diner… comforting, welcoming, bonding. A place you want to stay at and will always come back to.

  • CH
    Chris H.
    Verified Buyer
    Rated 5 stars
    Great ring

    Have been wearing it almost daily for the last couple years or so and still absolutely love it, gets plenty of compliments too.

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