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Monastic in Cherry Finish

Monastic in Cherry Finish

$2,850.00 Excludes Tax

The Monastic Poplar Abbey Casket is built of tulip poplar hardwood. Saint Meinrad chose poplar wood for this casket because the tulip poplar tree is very prevalent in southern Indiana. The wood has a variety of color and grain patterns. A dark cherry stain is applied giving each casket a rich even color.

The Monastic Abbey Casket is fully lined in a pleated pattern in off-white muslin. Six wooden handles allow for ease of carrying.

Delivery: Shipping & handling by common carrier is included with price of casket. Call for expedited, weekend or holiday delivery cost. Delivery is available 7 days a week.

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  • Construction: Handmade, poplar wood. Available in full-couch viewing. 
  • Finish: Cherry finish.
  • Dimensions:Each casket will fit into a standard burial vault or grave liner. Interior: L 78″ X W 23″ X H 16″ Exterior: L 83.5″ X W 29″ X H 18″
  • Keepsake:Removable wooden cross in lid, approximately 8″ X 12.” Plain top casket also available.
  • Options: For an additional fee, all crosses available with:
    Engraving: $30 setup fee
    Gold or Silver Corpus added to cross included with casket or urn: $20 per cross
    Additional cross with Corpus: $55 per cross
    Deacon or Deacon Wife sash added to cross included with casket or urn: $15 per cross
  • Lining:Off-white muslin fully lined, pleated fold.
  • End Plaque:Plaque at the foot of each casket reads: May He bring us all together to everlasting life. From the Rule of St. Benedict.