Gold posy ring, 'A true friends gift', English, circa late 17th-early 18th century.

GBP 4,000.00

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Object Description

Gold posy ring, ‘A true friends gift’. A smoothly conforming yellow gold D-shape band, engraved to the interior in italic script ‘A true friends gift’, approximately 3.5mm in width. Tested yellow gold, markers mark ‘CR’ within a square punchmark, approximately 2.9g in weight, circa late 17th-early 18th century.

Accompanied by documentation from the Portable Antiquities Scheme stating that this ring was found whilst metal detecting in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire in 2018. It is recorded with the Portable Antiquities Scheme under reference NARC-F05087; and disclaimed under the Treasure Act, reference 2019-T371.

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