Mourning ring for Rev. J. Osgood

1773


Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 20.64 mm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1134

Medium or Technique

Gold; crystal, paint

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Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Gold and black enamel scrolls, skull under faceted crystal with simple mounting.

Inscription

"Revd/ J.Osgood/ Ob:2(?)Augt/ 1773 Ae 61" on gold and black enamel scrolls (from card)

Provenance

Mourning ring for Rev. J. Osgood, died 1773. Collection of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes by 1954; to MFA November 9, 1954, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes