Mourning ring

On display

Gold swivel ring, the bezel set on one side with an opal, on the other enamelled with a vase and weeping willow in black and white ; inscribed Sarah S (damaged) 1804 aet 71.


  • Title

    Mourning ring

  • Associated place

    England (probable) (probable place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    gold, enamel

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    1.4 cm bezel (height)
    1 cm bezel (width)
    1.6 cm internal (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Miss Elizabeth Suddaby, 2009.

  • Museum location

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

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


  • Our online collection is being continually updated. Find out more

    Know more about this object? Spotted an error? Contact us

Reference URL

q-seffron-icon q-white-icon pluse-seffron-icon pluse-white-icon minus-seffron-icon minus-white-icon close-seffron-icon close-white-icon close-black-icon prv-gry-arrow prv-arrow print-seffron-icon print-black-icon next-arrow next-gry-arrow next-white-arrow up-arrow-black up-arrow black-up-arrow black-down-arrow white-up-arrow white-down-arrow hr-list-gry-icon hr-list-white-icon vr-list-gry-icon vr-list-white-icon eye-icon zoomin-icon zoomout-icon fullview-icon contact-black-icon contact-seffron-icon basket-seffron-icon basket-black-icon share-black-icon share-seffron-icon go-arrow search-white-icon