Made of solid brass with a hand-etched oak pattern on the front. Because the pattern is hand etched, the design may vary slightly from urn to urn. Keepsakes are a meaningful way for sharing a tangible remembrance of a loved one. They are symbolic of a beautiful relationship that was shared between you and the person that was lost. Whether we find comfort with a lock of hair, small portion of cremated remains, floral petals from the service, or simply nothing at all, each of these suggestions can be performed with these special memorial products.n ashes.