Mourning Ring

Mourning Ring

Fine quality and substantial high carat gold morning ring, dated 1760. The ring is set with a central table-cut rock crystal hair compartment flanked by rose- cut diamond shoulders, set silver. The enamel scrolled band is inscribed with the details of the deceased : John Duvall obt 15 April 1760 ae 65.  The reverse of the ring is rayed. John Davall, of the Davall family of Yarmouth, was a distant relative of Jane Austen. The ring is size M [US 6]. It is in fine, bright and most wearable condition.

sold  £2200

Mourning Ring

Fine quality and substantial high carat gold morning ring, dated 1760. The ring is set with a central table-cut rock crystal hair compartment flanked by rose- cut diamond shoulders, set silver. The enamel scrolled band is inscribed with the details of the deceased : John Duvall obt 15 April 1760 ae 65.  The reverse of the ring is rayed. John Davall, of the Davall family of Yarmouth, was a distant relative of Jane Austen. The ring is size M [US 6]. It is in fine, bright and most wearable condition.

£2200