Mourning ring

Object Number: 
INV.12361
Date: 
1845
Medium: 
Gold, amethyst, citrine
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: under mounting, inside ring: "In Memory of my dear Child/Elizabeth/who died April 4th, 1845"
Description: 
Gold mourning ring set with oval cabochon amethyst surrounded by ten round faceted citrines; inscription engraved under central mount.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group