Ring

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-272722

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

Descriptive Terms

rings (jewelry)
ivory (tooth component)
Ring

Inscription

"SEG" (Red script)

Additional Identification Number

572.2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

7/8 x 15/16 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2012.138.2.1