Gold band designed as four joined scrolls, black enamel with gold lettering, engraved inside.
"HON. JOHN / PHILLIPS.LLD / FEED.MY/ LAMBS" in gold letters. "Ob 25 apr 1795 Aet 76" engraved inside.
Mourning ring for Hon. John Phillips. Collection of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes by 1954; to MFA December 9, 1954, gift.
Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes