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    Sale 5217

    Antique & Collectable Jewellery

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 102

    TWO GEORGE III NEO-CLASSICAL GOLD MOURNING RINGS

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    TWO GEORGE III NEO-CLASSICAL GOLD MOURNING RINGS
    Each navette shaped with sepia miniature, one with a female mourner beside a sepulchral monument beneath a weeping willow, the monument with the motto Sacred Will I Keep Thy Dead Remains, the reverse engraved D. Pillar ob. 1 June 1784 aet. 53; the second with a male mourner beaside a sepulchral monument beneath a weeping willow, the monument with the initials A.R, the reverse engraved Ann Robinson Ob 6. April 1788 Aet. 47 (2)


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    Please note that due to the presence of ivory in this lot, it will require a CITES licence to leave the EU and will also be subject to US Fish and Wildlife restrictions if it is to be imported into the USA