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Object Name Ring, Mourning
Title Elizabeth Hickey Mourning Ring
Date 1783
Place of Origin Portsmouth, NH
Description Gold mourning ring in memory of Elizabeth "Betsey" Hickey of Portsmouth, NH, Died September 19, 1783, Aged 14 years. Cast Gold with raised lettering on black enamel, composed of four scrolling sections bearing the legend "ELIZA: HICKEY: OB. 19 SEP: 1783 AE. 14."
Collection The Collection of Jean E. & Joseph G. Sawtelle
Accession Number 2014.48