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Mourning ring for T. Barnard

Signet ring with Barnard arms framed by a garland on front and engraved on back.

Inscription

"T Barnard died 2 August 1837 Aged 88 yrs" engraved on back in script.

Provenance

Mourning ring for T. Barnard, died 1837. "T Barnard died 2 August 1837 Aged 88 yrs" engraved on back in script. Collection of Miss Gertrude Townsend by 1937; lent to MFA August 23, 1937. Made a gift, March 12, 1942.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

1837

Accession Number

42.123

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings