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1922.466 (RS6863)

Description

Silver and gold ring with shaped shoulders with abstract floral decoration, center set with small stone, possibly diamond.\n This ring (inscribed EH to MB 1786) marked the marriage of Eleazer Homer to Mary Bartlett on November 12, 1786, the donor's maternal great-grandparents.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1786
Inscriptions
"J (or E) H to M B" (Engraved)
Material
diamond (mineral)
gold alloy
silver (metal)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
gold alloy
Possibly diamond (mineral)
Ring
rings (jewelry)
silver (metal)
Dimensions
1/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.466
Credit Line
Gift of Laura Norcross Marrs
GUSN
101472
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