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Given by Mr T. B. Clarke-Thornhill
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Jewellery, Rooms 91, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 8, shelf D, box 14
Gold signet ring, the octagonal bezel engraved with a skull and inscribed IB (sic) MEMENTO. MORI.
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'IB (sic) MEMENTO. MORI.'
Height: 2.3 cm, Width: 2.2 cm, Depth: 1.4 cm
Gold signet ring, the octagonal bezel engraved with a skull and inscribed IB (sic) MEMENTO. MORI. (Remember death). England, 1600-1700.
Death; Skull (skeleton component); Memento mori
Jewellery; Metalwork; Death; Europeana Fashion Project