Frequently asked questions
What is a mini urn?
Mini urns are designed to hold small amout of cremains. Usually mini urns are used to split the ashes of a loved one between family members. For that purpose more than one mini urn should be ordered.
Do mini urns come in a variety of materials?
All of our mini urns come in high-quality ceramic. In the near future Pulvis Art urns will offer mini urns from other materials such as wood and glass.
What is the capacity of the mini urns?
The capacity of our mini urns for ashes vary from 0.24L (14.6 cu in) for the religious mini urns to 0.7L (4.27 cu in) for the stone mini urns.
When should you use a mini urn?
Our keepsakes and mini urns are made to keep smaller amount of human ashes. Family members often use memorial urns to share smaller portions of ashes after a memorial service.
Are mini urns waterproof?
Yes, our keepsakes are made from ceramic and are resistant ot rain, however we recommend to always keep the urn at dry place, without any access to water or humidity.
How can I clean a mini urn for ashes?
You can clean the urn by using an all-natural cleaning products, as well as water. After cleaning with water, immediately use a soft dry cloth to prevent the surface from staining.
Can mini urns be engraved ?
We offer personalisation by an elegant memorial nameplate holder that sits next to the urn:
More about our mini art urns
Often, families purchase a large urn and several mini urns to share the ashes with siblings.
Since many of our mini urns are designed to look exactly like a large urn, usually the closest family member holds the adult urn, while the others keep the smaller keepsake version.
Memorialization with mini urns
Some individuals opt for mini keepsake urns to create multiple memorials. These urns can be placed in various places, such as on a bedside table, in a personal shrine, or even carried in a pocket or worn as jewelry.
Families often use mini keepsake urns to share the memory of the departed among family members, allowing each person to have a personal and intimate way of remembering their loved one.
Mini keepsakes are a preferred way to transport a small amount of ashes to a scattering site that has meaning to a loved one.
Whether you decide to place the cremains in a mini urn or scatter them, Pulvis Art Urns team is dedicated to helping you find the right way to pay tribute to a loved one forever.