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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Love-ring; gold; enamelled; slender hoop with reserved inscription; bifurcating shoulders supporting enamelled flowers; bezel set with ruby enclosed in figure 3 of diamonds, both resting upon anchor.

  • Date

    • 18thC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 0.74 inches
    • Weight: 45 grains
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Position

      • Inscription Language

      • Inscription Content

        L'ami sincere
      • Inscription Comment

        Reserved in black enamel.
  • Curator's comments

    Text from Dalton 1912, Catalogue of Finger Rings:
    'The ring has been repaired at the back'.

  • Bibliography

    • Dalton 1912 994 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Repaired at back.

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number


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