Stuart Period Gold Posy Ring "A Friends Gift"

Code: 10356


£950.00
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This is a good example of a gold posy ring, dating to the 17th century. The ring is inscribed "A frends gift" clearly indicative of its use as a token of affection and friendship. This ring doesn't have a makers marks, but from the style of script is clearly mid to late 17th century in date. 

OBJECT: POSY RING

CULTURE:  Stuart (King Charles II period)

DATE: c. 1650 - 1700

MATERIAL: GOLD

RING SIZE:    5 3/4  (US)     L 1/4 (UK)

SIZE: 18.05mm x 2.69mm

WEIGHT:  1.4 grams

PROVENANCE: Ex. Private Collection, Wiltshire. 

Stuart Period Gold Posy Ring