Mourning ring

On display

Gold ring, the round bezel with indented border set with a rose-cut crystal over monogram FC in gold thread, foliate shoulders with traces of black enamel.


  • Title

    Mourning ring

  • Associated place

    England (place of creation)
  • Date

    late 17th century
  • Material and technique

    gold, black enamel, hair, rock crystal or glass

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    1.8 cm of hoop (diameter)
    1 cm of bezel (width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Mrs Joyce Hicks, 2008.

  • Museum location

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

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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