Mourning ring for Katherine Amory
Object Place: United States
Other (Overall): 2.1cm (13/16in.)
Medium or Technique
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Gold band, curved inside, beaded edges, black enamel.
"KATHe AMORY OB; 11 APR:1777.Aet:45" in black enamel. (from card)
Mourning ring for Kathe. Amory, died 1777. Descended in the family to Martha P. Rogers Codman; inherited by her daughter Martha Catherine Codman Karolik; collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964, bequest.
"daughter of Rufus Greene and M. C. C.’s great great grandmother." (from card)
Bequest of Maxim Karolik