A distinctive, beautifully designed and made antique mourning ring with shoulders gracefully hand chased and a memorial locket. The ring is set with faceted French jet stones that surround the tiny glass or mica-covered locket, which holds a hair memento. Engraved to the back of the head: 'Rob Canning Ob 25 May 1832 Æt 64'.
The ring's condition is all original and very good. There are slight signs of wear appropriate with the ring's age and use. The wear patterns are minor surface wear to stones & glass. On the inside of the ring, you'll see the English hallmark for London 1832. Maker's mark is WP. USA ring size 6 ½ ; British ring size M. An exquisite, eye-catching piece of very early sentimental jewelry, this ring is very collectible, completely wearable and you can display it with pride. SOLD