Mourning hoop

Mourning hoop

A nice plump 18 carat gold scrolled mourning hoop for a child, dated 1829. The exterior of the hoop is textured and inscribed with : In Memory of  in Gothic lettering between black enamel scrolled borders. To interior the details of the deceased : James Watson Eliott died 25th January 1829 aged 13. The ring is size L [US 5 and 1/2] and the band is 1/3 of an inch wide. Substantial and immaculate.

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