posy ring / mourning-ring
Gold posy ring with memorial inscription. D-section. No maker's mark.
- Made in: England
- (Europe,British Isles,England)
- Diameter: 2 centimetres
- Width: 0.25 centimetres
Inscription ContentMy friend is Dead my Joys, are fled
Inscription Typemaker's mark
This inscription is recorded in neither Sir John's red book nor in Dame Joan's 'English Posies and Posy Rings' It was therefore acquired by Joan Evans after 1931.
Prehistory and Europe
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Object reference number: MCT11217
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