Medallion Appliques are like Emblems and can be put on Urns or Cemetery Niches and Headstones
Cremation urns are available in a variety of designs and styles that are made to capture the essence of a person's personality. For those who are artistic, there are elegant art urns that are crafted by artists who specialize in creating memorials. For those who are outdoorsmen, there are beautiful outdoor sport and hobby urns to personify their love for nature. For those who are more studious, a beautifully simple marble or wood urn may work to pay tribute to their memory. But there are a few who don't easily fall into any certain category. For those individuals, the addition of a medallion appliqué may help create a remembrance that is more suited to their needs.
Medallion appliqués are small, decorative emblems that can be applied to most cremation urns that have a flat surface. They are made of a variety of materials including bronze, bonded marble, and even 24k gold plated metal, and many feature an adhesive backing, for easy installation. The designs offered by the appliqués brings a while new variety of personalization options to the table. For example, for a member of a certain society, there are several medallions that feature beautifully detailed insignias of specific groups. These medallions are often small, about two inches diameter, and can be applied to a sunburst or Roman backing for further decoration, or applied to the urn alone for a simple, sleek yet personalized look. That is not to say that the medallions are all coin-shaped. In fact, a variety of the medallions are very shapely, similar to relief sculptures, and are exquisitely detailed. Some of our more popular pieces feature trees, roses, saints, crosses, and even elaborate scenery, just to name a few.
The addition of a medallion appliqué can help a family create the perfect cremation urn to honor their dearly departed. Whether adding the medallion to a new urn, or accenting an existing memorial vessel, the quick and easy application offered by these pieces will ensure the final result is truly distinct. These medallions add an air of dignity and elegance to any flat surface funerary vessel.