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Mourning Ring

2006.44.168 (RS8863)

Description

Gold mourning ring scroll band with black enamel decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1780
Inscriptions
On ring: "T. PILLE [?} 177[?]-" illegible. (Stamp on box and enamel)
Location of origin
Europe or America
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
mourning rings
Ring
rings (jewelry)
Dimensions
1/8 in (W), 6/8 in (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.168
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101768

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