Mourning Ring

possibly 18th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 2.1cm (13/16in.)

Accession Number

64.885

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Gold band recessed for (missing) hair, has ellipse engraved.

Inscription

"W" engraved in ellipse. "EDA" engraved inside in script. (from card)

Provenance

Collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964, bequest.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik