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Gold Wedding Ring

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Ring consisting of a narrow band, enlarged and very worn so that the capital-and-script engraving is partly conjectural.

Inscription

Engraved: "[L]IVE Co[n]tented"

Marks

Unmarked

Provenance

Rachel Walker Revere; descended in the family to the donors. Collection of Mrs. Henry R. Chapin and Edward H. R. Revere by 1956; to MFA October 11, 1956, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Chapin and Edward H.R. Revere

1773

Object Place for Label

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 362

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 1cm (3/8in.)

Accession Number

56.585

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings