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While details of her life are a mystery, today she is known as one of the best preserved mummies in the world. Meet Rosalia Lombardo, the girl in the glass coffin.

Rosalia Lombardo, is an Italian child mummy. She died in 1920 at the age of two. She's almost perfectly preserved even though she's been dead for 93 years. She still has all her organs, skin, and even eyes. It's due to temperature change (they think).

This ring dates from 1728; the absolute height of the memento mori style. It not only features the affectation of the ‘coffin’ shaped crystal, but it encapsulates the skeleton inlaid in black enamel around the band. Further to this, the element of the full skeleton inside the coffin crystal completes the sentiment. There is nowhere on the jewel that death is not represented.

This ring dates from the height of the memento mori style. It features a coffin-shaped crystal with a full skeleton inside, plus a skeleton inlaid in black enamel curves around the band.

Human remains seed pods could replace coffins and we could become trees

A Pod - to be used usually after cremation in a green burial site, most commonly a young tree is planted overhead. The loved ones remains help to feed the tree in the fullness of time.

Do Not Stand at my Grave and Weep - Mary Frye. A collection of non-religious funeral poems that help guide us in our grieving. Curated by Memory Press, creators of beautiful, uplifting, and memorable funeral programs

Do Not Stand at my Grave and Weep - Mary Frye. A collection of non-religious funeral poems that help guide us in our grieving. Curated by Memory Press, creators of beautiful, uplifting, and memorable funeral programs