Bayreuth | April 2015.
“MEMENTO MORI” – remember that you must die!
Mankind has dealt with this at all times, in all cultures and religions. This is shown by many examples from art and culture, whether in museums or cemeteries. Details can be found here on Wikipedia.
Living, dying, passing time are also the topics of this project in the form of a Moroccan dagger (Koummya, a North African variant of the Jambiya).
Thanks for watching and thinking.
Here are the knife details: