The Pieta statuary cremation urn is based on Michelangelo's famous sculpture. It is crafted from cultured marble and opens from the bottom.
Where the Heart Is...
Statuary urns are statues that also function as cremation urns. They are often cast from original pieces of artwork using premium materials. Statuary cremation urns are designed to offer safe a place keep the ashes, or cremated remains, of a deceased loved one or friend, and also blend in naturally and discreetly with regular home décor. After all, it is said that home is where the heart is.
A Strong and Durable Cremation Urn
Cultured marble is a term used to describe a very strong material that simulates the appearance of genuine stone or marble. Cultured marble cremation urns are made combining modern plastics with natural materials, such as crushed stone. The resulting appearance is a rich and smooth marbleized texture, with a look and feel that simulates real, natural stone.
Because many statuary urns are painstakingly crafted down to the last intricate detail, they are intended to be kept at home. However, this urn can also be entombed in a cemetery columbarium niche, or buried in an earth grave. Please note some cemetery regulations may require that this urn be placed inside of an urn vault prior to earth burial.