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Mourning ring for T. Barnard

1837


Dimensions

Height x width: 1/2 x 9/16 in., 1.8 cm (1.2 x 1.5 cm, 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

42.123

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Signet ring with Barnard arms framed by a garland on front and engraved on back.

Inscription

"T Barnard died 2 August 1837 Aged 88 yrs" engraved on back in script.

Provenance

Mourning ring for T. Barnard, died 1837. "T Barnard died 2 August 1837 Aged 88 yrs" engraved on back in script. Collection of Miss Gertrude Townsend by 1937; lent to MFA August 23, 1937. Made a gift, March 12, 1942.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend