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Mourning Ring

Auction:
2460
Lot:
470
Sold for:
$593$500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2460
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 07, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Mourning Ring, oval miniature on ivory in a yellow gold mount, depicting an urn-topped monument with the initials "ML" under a weeping willow tree in sepia tones, the inside of the band engraved "Mary Laughton obt. 13 May 1776 aet 56."
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Cuttlefish, Sepia, Willow

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