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Ring

Object Number: 
1972.5
Date: 
ca. 1910
Medium: 
Gold
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 5/8 in. ( 1.3 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamp: inside shank: "14"
Description: 
Gold signet child's ring; Burr family crest intaglio.
Gallery Label: 
This ring was presented by Van Rensselaer Burr and Elsie Hobart (Royer) to their son, Van Rensselaer Burr, Jr. (March 18, 1902-June, 1913) about 2-3 years before his death. The donor is a cousin of Van Rensselaer Burr, Jr., and was given the ring by his parents after the death of their son.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Helen Burr Smith
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group