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Ring

Ring

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraved gold with a miniature

  • Museum number:

    851-1888

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Gold mourning ring with an oval bezel with a miniature of an urn surrounded by the inscription SAML. CHARLSON OBT.MAY 23RD 1788 AGED 72.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Engraved gold with a miniature

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed SAML. CHARLSON OBT.MAY 23RD 1788 AGED 72.

Unmarked

Dimensions

Height: 2.4 cm, Width: 2.1 cm, Depth: 2 cm

Descriptive line

Gold mourning ring with an oval bezel with a miniature of an urn surrounded by the inscription SAML. CHARLSON OBT.MAY 23RD 1788 AGED 72., England, late 18th century

Subjects depicted

Mourning; Death; Miniatures (paintings); Vase, Urn

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Death

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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