Memento mori finger ring, with a stone containing a skull on a hair background

Made:
1709

Metal memento mori finger ring, set with a large square transparent stone which contains a skull on a hair background with a red and gold border, engraved inscription inside band, 1709

Details

Category:
Wellcome (general)
Object Number:
A641568
Materials:
enamel, fabric, gold, ? material, hair, mineral and pinchbeck, ? material
type:
human remains
taxonomy:
  • human remains