1961.0236 Mourning Ring
  • 1961.0236 Mourning Ring
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Ring (Mourning ring)

  • Category:

    Jewelry

  • Place of Origin:

    Cambridge, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Materials:

    Gold; Enamel on copper; Glass

  • Museum Object Number:

    1961.0236


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1961.0236

Object Name

Ring (Mourning ring)

Category

Jewelry

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Place of Origin

Cambridge, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Band, exterior; "MERCY/ WARREN/ OB: 17./ JAN. 1745.6/AET 40" in enamel

Materials

Gold; Enamel on copper; Glass

Dimensions (inches)

0.87 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

2.22 (Diam)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Swan, Susan Burrows. 1977 Plain & Fancy: American Women and Their Needlework, 1700-1850.
Published: p. 182, 183, fig. 103