finger ring; memento mori

Made:
1735

Gold memento mori finger ring, with 1 transparent stone containing image of a skull, set in a square setting with champleve enamel inscription on band, 1735

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Details

Category:
Wellcome (general)
Object Number:
A641571
Materials:
enamel, gold, ? material, mineral, pinchbeck, ? material
type:
memento mori
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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