Mourning-ring; gold; niello inlay; hoop with niello inlay; hoop with flat outside and rounded inside; inscription on outside; mourning the poet John Gay.
- Made in: England
- (Europe,British Isles,England)
- Diameter: 2.2 centimetres
Inscription ContentJOHN GAY OB 10 DEC 1762 Æ 57
Prehistory and Europe
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Object reference number: MCT14693
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