Gold memorial ring; bezel containing miniature gold medallion under glass in swivel setting; medallion with relief head to right of Frederick Duke of York; bezel framed by snake biting its tail; black cross-hatched enamelling and red enamel for the eye; shoulders with foliate ornament in relief.
- Diameter: 1.8 centimetres (bezel)
Inscription ContentFREDERICUS DUX EBORAC
Inscription TranslationFrederick Duke of York
Inscription Typemaker's mark
Inscription Positionbezel, reverse
Inscription ContentMULTIS ILLE BONIS FLEBILLS OCCIDIT NON. JANUAR 1827
Inscription TranslationHe died wept (mourned) for by many good men. January 1827.
On display: G47/dc7
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- HG.1117 (masterlist number)
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Object reference number: MCT11143
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