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Late 18th century oval paste ring on a gold hoop, given to Ellen Terry by Mrs. Bancroft and engraved 'In memory of Lady Bancroft'. National Trust Inventory Number 1117776

Family history here? Late century oval paste ring on a gold hoop, given to Ellen Terry by Mrs. Bancroft and engraved 'In memory of Lady Bancroft'.

Hope And Steadfastness: Georgian Anchor Navette Ring, 1775 - "To the Memory of an Affectionate Father Who Died Jan 30, 1775"

Hope And Steadfastness: Georgian Anchor Navette Ring

Hope And Steadfastness: Georgian Anchor Navette Ring, 1775 - "To the Memory of an Affectionate Father Who Died Jan

1766 gold mourning ring with black enamel, featuring two coffin shaped bezels with faintly visible skeletons. New Englanders in the 18th and 19th centuries expressed their grief through accessories. Mourning Jewelry, 1766-1927. Photo essay at Retronaut/Mashable

Antique mourning jewelry contained the hair of the deceased

Mourning ring consisting of two gold bands with black enamel decoration and inscriptions, center features two coffin-shaped bezels set with cut crystals over paper skeletons.

1798 Mourning Ring, Rose gold ring with a circular compartment containing two shades of hair in a basket weave pattern under glass.   Inscriptions: Back: "Josiah Quincy jun e / Obt, , 26 april 1775 aet. 31, / and Abigail Quincy / Obt,, 25 March 1798, aet, 53"\n \n Band: "JQ to HS" (Engraved)

Rose gold ring with a circular compartment containing two shades of hair in a basket weave pattern under glass.

Memorial rings are a subset of what is referred to as “sentimental jewelry”, i.e. jewelry of love and sorrow. Rings, such as this touching Georgian example circa 1758 were typically fashioned as gold hoops and annotated with the name, date of passing and age at death.    Made of high carat gold, this scrolled ring shows only traces of white enamel ornamenting the outer surface of the band. Chased with “W Biggar ob 30 June 1758 ae 51”, this denotes that an individual, either male or female…

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Georgian Garnet & Diamond Ring, c. 1730-1790

Early Georgian ring dating to English in origin with a beautifully preserved garnet cabachon and two rose cut diamonds all set in gold. The two diamonds are in forms of blooms on a flower and the shank a twining vine

Vintage 14 Karat Yellow White Gold Diamond Sapphire Princess Cocktail Ring Used $495

Vintage 14 Karat Yellow White Gold Diamond Sapphire Princess Cocktail Ring Used

Smallhythe Place © National Trust / Andrew Fetherston

Earrings, metal and pearl, from Smallhythe Place, Kent.

Giardinetto brooch pendant, late 18th Century Gold with silver decoration and diamonds, table cut, 0.30 cts. One diamond missing. 3.5x5 cm. 15.4 gr

Giardinetto brooch pendant, late Century Gold with silver decoration and diamonds, table cut, cts. One diamond missing.

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