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18K HM 1841 Pearl Forget me not Enamel Memorial Ring w Diamond center

18K HM 1841 Pearl Forget me not Enamel Memorial Ring w Diamond center


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Jewelry: English: Pre 1900: Item # 1431829
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
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P.O. Box 4684
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
tel. 410-435-3738

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$1365 (reduced from original price of $1950)

Wonderful 18K hallmarked 1841 enamel, pearl cluster memorial ring set with 6 pearls and a diamond in the center. These rings were symbolic of the romantic revivalism that swept through the country during the early years of Queen Victoria's reign. The inscription reads "Mary Wilkinson died 1st of June 1842", hallmarked Birmingham,1841.It was likely ordered in advance and inscribed upon Mary Wilkinson's death, by a family member. A small round compartment is fitted with a lock of woven hair is on the underside of the forget-me-not. The lock of hair is perfectly intact. The ring is US size 7.
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