Rings 24.02.2012
memento mori coffin ring

Memento Mori Coffin Ring, c.1715

In the first quarter of the century, crystals could take the form of coffins on top of rings, aptly referred…

Rings 22.02.2012
1699 Mourning Ring

J Scotts, 1699 Mourning Ring

By the end of the 18th century, there began a standardisation of styles in memorial jewellery that drew itself from…