Ring containing portraits of first Pretender, James Frances Edward Stuart and second wife Clementina Sobieska

On display

Gold ring, the oval bezel set with a crystal over miniature of the Old Pretender James Frances Edward Stuart, known to his followers as James III (1688-1766), miniature of his second wife Clementina Sobieska, at the back.

Details

  • Title

    Ring containing portraits of first Pretender, James Frances Edward Stuart and second wife Clementina Sobieska

  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1719 - 1807
  • Material and technique

    gold, crystal, miniature

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    internal 1.6 cm (diameter)
    3.6 g (weight)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Mrs Maria Graham, 1824.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1949.246

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Further reading

Rowell, George Augustus, A List of Donations to the Antiquarian and Ethnological Collections in the Ashmolean Museum, from 1836 to the end of 1868 (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1870), 379

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