Gold, hair, enamel
Overall: 7/8 x 7/8 in. ( 2.2 x 2.2 cm )
Gold mourning ring comprising plain gold shank soldered to oval plaque containing braided hair of John B. Schuyler in glass compartment; glass is encircled by rings of blue and white enamel.
Gift of Miss Elizabeth Harison and Mr. William Harison
engraved: underneath enameled plaque: "Jn B Schuy/ =ler Obt 19/ Augt 1795/ ae 30 Yr"
engraved: underneath shoulders; on one side: "J.S." on other side: "Obt' Aug 19-1795"
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