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Ring with portrait

Object Number: 
1948.11
Date: 
1803
Medium: 
Metal, portrait
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on underside of ring mount: "E. B. / 1803"
Description: 
Metal ring mounted with glass compartment holding portrait of Elizabeth Bush; inscription on underside of compartment.
Gallery Label: 
Accession notes identify the portrait as that of Elizabeth Bush, baptised 1787, the daughter of Evert and Mary Bush. The portrait has faded.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mary E. Warner
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group