Mourning ring for H. Chandler

1738


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

64.860

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Skull under rectangular beveled glass in reeded bezel. Black enamel scrolls. (from card)

Inscription

"H. CHANDLER / OB:5: / .Jan / 1738:Ae:39" in black enamel scrolls. (from card)

Provenance

Mourning ring for H. Chandler, died 1738. Collection of Martha P. Rogers Codman; inherited by her daughter Martha Catherine Codman Karolik; collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964, bequest.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik