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Mourning ring

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Elliptical beaded frame and beveled glass over figure at pedestal marked "Constancy" on which is urn, all in sepia. The top third of the image is faded. Shank engraved on shoulders.

Provenance

Collection of Maria Potter Codman by 1902; inherited by her niece Martha Catherine Codman Karolik, 1902; collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 9, 1964, bequest.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

about 1800

Object Place for Label

United States

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

64.882

Medium or Technique

Gold, glass.

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings