Mourning rings are prized by collectors in part because they bear such a wealth of information about when, where, and why they were created. This beautiful mid Victorian mourning ring features a stylized funeral urn at the face and the words "In Memory Of" wrapping round the band. The interior is engraved: "George Ledger Ob 23rd May 1850 AE 23."
18k yellow gold, black and white enamel.
Very good -some minor wear to the enamel.
8.5, cannot be resized; 8.8mm width.