“Carpe Diem” Silver Talisman

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This talisman reads 'Carpe Diem' in Latin, meaning 'Seize the Day'. This is a powerful phrase coined by the Roman poet Horace. The hourglass with wings is symbolic of time's swift flight and is a daily reminder to make the most of the opportunities in front of you each day.

  • Pyrrha talismans are cast using authentic wax seals and imagery from the Victorian era.
  • With symbolic meaning culled from heraldry each piece is designed to inspire the wearer.
  • Handcrafted in Vancouver, Canada.


  • Sterling silver or bronze talisman on a sterling silver curb chain with a Pyrrha branded quality tag.
  • Fastens with a lobster clasp.
  • Comes with a hand torn meaning card and an unbleached cotton Pyrrha pouch.

Sizing And Dimensions 

  • Talisman measures approx. 19mm x 19mm
  • 22 in silver chain necklace