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Memorial ring

Probably English
early to mid-19th century


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 3/8 x 1/2 in. (1 x 1.2 cm) Height x width (shank): 11/16 x 5/8 in. (1.7 x 1.6 cm)

Accession Number

01.6055

Medium or Technique

Gold, pearl, hair and glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Memorial ring with hair and a pearl surround. The hair is arranged in a woven pattern under beveled glass. Shank with engraved decoration.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman. The William D. Boardman Collection