Why Gold Urn Pendants?
A well-chosen piece of gold cremation jewelry is an intimate, very personal way to memorialize a loved one. It can give the wearer great comfort, strengthening their spirit; helping them to live an inspired, meaningful life – despite the loss of a beloved family member.
Gold has been treasured by cultures around the world for thousands of years. On the grand scale, think of the opulence of the death mask of Egyptian King Tutankhamun. On the small –but no less significant – consider the gold mourning jewelry worn by upper-class Victorians.
Their need to keep the memory of a deceased loved one close to their hearts started a tradition, which continues today. By selecting a gold urn necklace from Urn Garden’s collection of memorial jewelry, you’ll pay tribute to your loved one and express your understanding of this expressive mourning tradition.
Frequently Asked Questions About Our Gold Cremation Jewelry
What is Gold Vermeil? Gold vermeil is 23K gold-plating over sterling silver.
Are the pendants waterproof? We do not recommend Submersing pendants in water after they are filled is not recommended as it may weaken the bond.
Do the pendants contain nickel? 14K cremation jewelry does not contain nickel.
What is a gold filled chain? Our 14 karat gold-filled is marked as 1/20 14K. Gold-filled jewelry, with reasonable care, will last a lifetime.
Caring for Gold Cremation Jewelry
Cremation urn pendants hold a very small amount of ashes; which are precious, and irreplaceable. As a result, it would be smart to remove cremation jewelry before being exposed to water, such as when swimming, or bathing. For more tips on caring or cleaning your gold urn pendant visit the Cremation Jewelry section in our Learning Center. There you’ll find resources of all kinds.