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Gold Mourning Ring

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Gold band engraved inside. (from card)

Inscription

"F. Brattle. ob. 10 July 1754.AE 11 years" engraved inside. (from card)

Marks

SM in rectangle (from card)

Provenance

Buhler Entry: Unknown; F. Brattle has not been identified. Private collector by 1955; to MFA March 10, 1955, gift.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

about 1754

Object Place for Label

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 320

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 2.1 x 0.3 cm (13/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.108

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings