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Love token ring

Gold, silver and enamel. Miniature painting, "A maiden seated on a bank thinking of her lover;" reverse, "She is on the seashore and sees the ship go down with the lover on board." Navette shaped love-token ring with two painted miniatures under glass. On the surface of the bezel is an image...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection

English, late 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Silver, gold, painted ivory and glass




Jewelry / Adornment, Rings