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Georgian Mourning Ring, "Sacred Will I Keep Thy.."

Georgian Mourning Ring, "Sacred Will I Keep Thy.."


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Directory: Estate Jewelry: Gold: Pre Victorian: Pre 1837 VR: Item # 1086347

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Takoma Park, MD 20912
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$1495

A beautiful Georgian gold navette sepia on ivory memorial ring, depicting a lady and a cherub grieving by a funerary urn on pedestal bearing words 'Sacred will I keep thy dear remains'. Engraved shoulders. Tests strong at 14k. Artwork is fresh; just a few floating chips. Inscription on reverse is almost completely worn, with gold at the top and bottom worn through. This ring did not sit in a drawer! Ring size W.