Daniel Boyer (1725–1779)
Object Place: Massachusetts, United States
Buhler, 1972, No. 291
Other (Overall): 2.1cm (13/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Plain, gold, band.
Engraved inside ring "Mrs. T. Gordon. ob. 21 April 1779 AE 48."
Ring made to memorialize the deceased, Mrs. T. Gordon, and given as a token to one of the mourners; descended in the mourner's family to the donor's husband.
Collection of Mrs. Gordon Dexter by 1938; to MFA May 11, 1938, gift.
Gift of Mrs. Gordon Dexter