- Previous 0/15890
Mourning ring; gold; oval bezel with figure of Hope leaning on an anchor, painted in outline on white enamel and reinforced with hair-work; inscription on white enamel. No maker's mark.
- 1781 (date of inscription)
- Made in: England
- (Europe,British Isles,England)
- Diameter: 0.82 inches
- Length: 0.54 inches (bezel)
- Weight: 67 grains
Inscription Positionhoop exterior
Inscription ContentJOHN BADCOCK DD23.JULY 1781 AG.34.
Inscription Typemaker's mark
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Object reference number: MCN1586
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.
The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.