Gold ring with black enamel and inscription in gold set within a circle, gold stripes on shoulders. Stored in a fitted, leather-covered ring case.
date on ring
"GEORGE / OTIS: O.B. / 13 : APRIL / 1797.AE.19" (Text on ring)
"LINCOLN & FOSS. / JEWELERS / Corner of / Court & Washn Sts. / BOSTON." (Printed paper label)
- Object type
- Ceremonial Artifacts; Funerary Objects
- Descriptive terms
- 5/16 (W), 13/16 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Exhibition Notes
- "Hidden Treasures from Elegant Eras," Historic Jewelry from the Collections of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities presented by Shreve, Crump & Low, September 15 - November 30, 1995.
- Related Items
Title Mourning ring Accession number 1927.290 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mr. & Mrs. Samuel E. Morison:
Title Pair of brass hair ornaments Accession number 1932.90 ab