18th Century Diamond Silver Gold Memento Mori Ring

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An early Memento Mori ring comprised of a rose-cut diamond flanked by a small skull and a serpent, in 18k gold and sterling silver. Engraved band reads, "Anna Spiegel, Ob. 29th, Nov. 1766."

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
    Georgian
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1766
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU7429992
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