Circa 1783 Georgian Antique Portrait Memento Mori Mourning Ring

An ancient relic of Memento Mori jewelry celebrating the romance of the Georgian era, this sentimental heirloom features a miniature portrait of a reclining woman encased in glass and circled with dark gemstones that we believe to be garnets. Engraved with a name and dated July 1783, this undying token of love has endured for over 240 years.


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Further Details

Condition: Good; wear consistent with age and use
Era: Georgian
Year: 1783
Metal: 14k Rose Gold
Graded by GIA standards

Ring Size: 7, sizing available
Rise Above Finger: 4mm
Ring Face: 17mm tall x 13mm wide
Band Width: 2mm
Weight: 2.7 grams

Includes: Certified Appraisal upon request, custom ring box & free expedited shipping.

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Photography © Bella Rosa Galleries Santa Barbara, CA

Item Id: BR007LRA

What's included?
  • Free Insured Shipping
  • Complimentary ring sizing (2 sizes)
  • Custom Box
  • Certified Appraisal (For jewelry over $1,500)

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What Makes Your Jewelry Sustainable?

Our jewelry is not mass-produced, but rather lovingly crafted with attention to detail. By choosing pre-owned antique and vintage jewelry, you're embracing sustainability for the planet. Our dedicated team possesses over 50 years of expertise in providing conflict free and environmentally friendly jewelry.

Are Your Diamonds Natural?

Yes, all of our diamonds are natural, sustainable and eco friendly. We do not sell lab-grown or synthetic diamonds.

While the majority of our inventory is antique or vintage, some of our revival jewelry contains antique diamonds in new settings.

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We provide a 7 day money back guarantee, ensuring that you are satisfied with your purchase or your money back. Financed orders returned within our 7 days of shipment delivery are subject to a 15% restocking fee.

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Yes! We have in-house GIA Graduate Gemologists and Certified Antiques Appraisers who can provide valuations, purchases and offer trade in value for certain jewelry and watches. Please inquire for more information.

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Yes! We have been re-imagining our clients jewelry for over 50 years, and would be delighted to discuss options for your treasures that are not being worn. Please inquire for more information.

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