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Ring: PER.M.168-1923

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Maker: Unknown




Gold, glass, hair. Plain gold hoop, shoulders engraved with foliate design. Bezel, oval with ornate scallop engraving on setting with faceted glass covering a monogram in gold thread on background of woven hair with copper coloured looped thread border. Bezel reeded at back and fluting filled with enamel.


History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

S.G. Perceval Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1922) by Perceval, Spencer George


17th Century, Late
18th Century, Early#
Circa 1670 - Circa 1730

Components of the work

Part composed of gold thread enamel hair gold glass
Hoop Depth 1.2 mm Height 2.5 mm Length 21.0 mm
Bezel (oval) Height 5.5 mm Length 12.5 mm Width 11.0 mm

Identification numbers

Accession number: PER.M.168-1923
Primary reference Number: 45911
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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