Memento mori finger ring

Made:
1747

Metal memento mori finger ring, set with 1 large square transparent stone, with hair, surrounded by 4 small clear stones and ornate band bearing champleve inscription, 1747

Details

Category:
Wellcome (general)
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A641570
Materials:
enamel, gold, ? material, mineral, pinchbeck, ? material and silver, ? material
type:
memento
taxonomy:
  • human remains