SS TOTENKOPF RING
Sterling silver 800 Ring, Size USA: 11 or (20,5 mm)
Skulls are a timeless fashion symbol we see in clothing, accessories, and jewelry pieces. Skulls are also prominent skin art for the brave and those who choose to explore the dark and rough side of their personalities. Though a common design, it exudes elegance and power like no other. Skulls and bones are common designs that have successfully made their place in modern fashion. Skull jewelry is especially popular among bikers who like to portray the rough image
SS TOTENKOPF RING, unofficially called Totenkopf ring (“Death’s Head Ring”), was an award of Heinrich Himmler’s Schutzstaffel (SS).
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Potency of imagery in SS brotherhood was not lost on its leader, Heinrich Himmler, and was clearly in his mind when early in life of organization he instituted Ring der SS (April 1934). Totenkopf ring prominently featured runes and mystical symbols of SS, symbols that played a significant role in magnifying the veil of obscurity and mystique that covered organization. The award was both a product of, and a source nourishment to hint of arrogance that surrounds all military units that consider themselves elite. SS Totenkopf ring der SS ring was not a National decoration and could not be earned per say.