Paul Revere, Jr. (American, 1734–1818)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Buhler, 1972, No. 363
Other (Overall): 1.3cm (1/2in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold, set with rectangular crystal
Not On View
Ring with a rectangular crystal over twisted wire (probably originally with initials inside but illegible now) in rayed bezel with molded band now flattened to an ellipse.
Probably originally with initials inside ring, but now illegible.
Descended in the family to Mrs. Nathaniel Thayer by 1931; to MFA as loan March 3, 1931, bequest of Mrs. Pauline Revere Thayer to MFA December 5, 1935.
Rachel Walker Revere; descended in the family to the donor..
"worn by Mrs. Paul Revere" (from card)
Pauline Revere Thayer Collection