Antique Victorian mourning ring made in 14K gold centered with an approximate .47 carat old mine cushion cut diamond and black enamel that reads "In Memory Of" and inscribed James Pinkerton Ob. 20th Nov. 1840 Aged 71 Years. Circa 1840
This ring is a historically significant piece of jewelry that represented the sentiments and tokens of memory that were cherished during the era.
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