The Compass Rose Tile Cedar
Urn is a respectful funeral urn with a nautical style. Handcrafted in the USA, this cremation urn is made from cedar wood. On
the front of the urn is a ceramic tile with an embossed compass rose design. The compass rose is a well-known directional symbol used on nautical maps and charts and can also symbolize journeys and finding your life's direction. The Compass Rose Tile Cedar Urn can honor sailors and boaters as well as those who appreciate its symbolism.
The compass rose tile is made by a ceramic artist -- the tile
is glazed in a deep blue glaze and fired in a kiln. You can touch the
tile and feel the directional points and markings.
Cedar wood is a popular and
traditional choice for wood cremation urns as it is aromatic, has warm
reddish color tones, and is a renewable resource. The tile used as an
accent on this urn is made of fired clay. Overall this cremation urn
offers an earth-friendly and respectful way to remember a loved one.
The Compass Rose Tile Cedar Urn is categorized as an extra
large adult size cremation urn. The capacity is 275 cubic inches (can
hold the ashes of a person who weighed 275 lbs. or less prior to
cremation). The urn compartment is accessed from the bottom by removing
the base, placing the ashes inside, and then re-securing the base with
the four screws.
The Compass Rose Tile Cedar Urn
can be kept at home on a bookshelf, table or mantel. Alternatively it can be placed in a
columbarium niche or buried in the ground according to the family's wishes. An urn vault
may be required by the cemetery for ground burial (each cemetery has its
|Size ||Extra Large Urn |
|Dimensions ||9.5" H x 8"L x 6.5"W|
|Capacity ||275 Cubic Inches|
|Weight ||2.7 Lbs. |
|Material ||Wood - Cedar|
|Opening ||Bottom/Base with Screws|
|Engraving Options ||Direct Engraving or Plate|