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2012.138.2.1 (RS182164)

Description

This ivory ring was carved from a single piece of ivory, with a rectangular plaque and a rounded shank. The plaque is engraved in script with the initials "SEG" which were filled in with red pigment. "SEG" were the initials of the donor's ancestor, Susan E. Gove.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
"SEG" (Red script)
Material
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
Ring
rings (jewelry)
Dimensions
7/8 x 15/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2012.138.2.1
GUSN
272722

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