Ring and cuff button set

Object Number: 
1948.18a-c
Date: 
1800-1875
Medium: 
Gold, chalcedony
Dimensions: 
overall (each button): 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 1.9 cm ) overall (ring): 3/4 x 3/4 x 1 in. ( 1.9 x 1.9 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Gold and agate ring and cuff button set; ring has vertical oval setting with plain bezel and band; cuff buttons have circular settings and frames, circular shanks on reverse.
Gallery Label: 
This ring and cuff button set belonged to Dr. Moreau Morris of New York City. According to the accession record, the stones are from Plymouth Rock.
Credit Line: 
Gift of William Millerd Morgan
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group