Gold Mourning Ring

about 1762


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 254 Buhler, 1972, No. 254

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 2.2cm (7/8in.)

Accession Number

54.1478

Medium or Technique

Gold and enamel

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Black enamel on four lettered scrolls. (from card)

Inscription

"MRS DORO / JACKSON / OB 27 JULY / 1762: AE: 54" Black Enamel on four lettered scrolls. (from card)

Provenance

Buhler Entry: See Notes.
Collection of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes by 1954; to MFA December 9, 1954, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes