Mourning ring

Mourning ring
Title
Mourning ring
Date 
ca. 1766
Medium 
Gold, enamel
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/8 x 3/4 in. ( 0.3 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Gold mourning ring; plain band decorated with 2 thin strips of black enamel and 3 rows of enamel dots and triangles; inscription inside shank.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number 
INV.12374
Marks 
engraved: inside shank: "G.D. Obt. Feb. 10th .66 aged 81" stamped: inside shank: "18k" in rectangle
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group