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Georgian Gold and White Enamel Mourning Ring

Auction:
3215T
Lot:
1249
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 3215T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 04, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Georgian Gold and White Enamel Mourning Ring, dated 1777, with urn and willow motif, approx. size 7 1/2.
Estimate $300-500

Shank: SUSA UNDERWOOD OB 31 MAR 1777 AE 48

Willow branches formed from single strands of blonde hair. One strand loose. Very light wear to enamel.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Art genres, Death customs, Decorative arts, Georgian scripts, Human behavior, Jewellery making, Mourning, Mourning ring, Rings, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel, Willow

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