Caput Mortuum, halloween and samhain collection



In alchemy, caput mortuum (alternately called nigredo) signified a useless substance left over from a chemical operation such as sublimation and the epitome of decline and decay; alchemists represented this residue with a stylized human skull, a literal death's head.

This 11” by 17” art print features the Caput Mortuum skull, Latin inscription of Ecclesiastes 3:20, and antiques and burned parchment borders. 

infinite wizardry watermark is not present in the actual piece of art

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