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Ref ST4 When This You See Remember Mee
Sweet high carat gold posy ring, circa 1680 - 1700. The outer hoop is engraved with hearts and has a central pictogram motif of two hands presenting a heart. To interior is an amatory posy motto in Italic script :
When this you see remember mee
. There are traces of black and white enamel to both interior and exterior. The ring is size K [US 5 and 1/8] and the hoop is 1/8 of an inch wide. The posy is cited in Dame Joan Evans'
English Posies and Posy Rings
and there is an identical model as the cover illustration of that publication. In fine and wearable condition.
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