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Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825


Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825

Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825   Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825
A fine antique George IV 15K gold, black enamel, pearl, crystal and hair child's mourning ring inscribed to Jane Sorby and dated to 1825. Jane Sorby was born on 6 July 1819 in Sheffield, England to father Robert and mother Sarah, nee Mycok who were married in Sheffield Cathedral on 16 December 1811. In 1828 Robert co founded and managed the edge tool manufacturers Robert Sorby & Sons in Sheffield, a company still operational today, while Jane's sister Sarah went on to marry Samuel Roberts, Gentleman Justice of the Peace for West Riding, Yorkshire. This gorgeous and very fine solid 15K gold mourning ring reflects the tragedy of a young life lost with a a frame of white pearls surrounding a lock of plaited her under original crystal and set into a beautiful black enameled face with scalloped edge and inlaid gold fleur-de-lys while the shoulders have the most fabulous pierced floral scrolling decorations set with further black enamel. The inside of the ring has been engraved with old Georgian script'Jane Sorby Ob Dec 20th 1825'.

The ring tests for 15K gold. The ring is approximately a size 6 1/2. The ring measures about 15mm x 14mm across the face. The ring has a total weight of approximately 4.5 grams. The ring is in excellent condition with only very light general wear.

The pearls look fantastic and the enamel is undamaged. Thanks for looking and please take a look at my other items! Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825. Jane Sorby was born on 6 July 1819 in Sheffield, England to father Robert and mother Sarah, nee Mycok, who were married in Sheffield Cathedral on 16 December 1811. In 1828 Robert co founded and managed the edge tool manufacturers Robert Sorby & Sons in Sheffield-a company still operational today-while Jane's sister Sarah went on to marry Samuel Roberts, Gentleman Justice of the Peace for West Riding, Yorkshire.

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Thank you for visiting our store! Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. The item "Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825" is in sale since Monday, April 22, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Georgian, Pre-1837". The seller is "liongoods" and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825   Antique Georgian 15K Gold Pearl Enamel Hair Mourning Ring JANE SORBY Tools 1825