Wedding ring

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

ca. 1871

GUSN

GUSN-101602

Description

Plain gold men's wedding ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rings (jewelry)
gold (metal)
Ring

Inscription

Engraved: "Oct 3d 1871"\n Stamped: "S. C & L.?" (last letter is illegible) (Engraved and Stamped)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1053
J100

Maker

Shreve, Crump & Low (Retailer)

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

3/16 (W), 13/16 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.26

Exhibition Notes

"Jewelry at Historic New England," Online exhibit presented by Historic New England launched September 30, 2007 at www.historicnewengland.org/jewelryhistory/.

Reference Notes

Pictured in Brierley, Sarah, "With this Ring I Thee Wed," Historic New England, Fall (2007): 16.

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)