Miniatures 22.12.2016
A gold mourning ring chased with diaper pattern. The circular top set with cornelian rim, encircling crystal with hair. Provenance Bequeathed to Princess Elizabeth by her sister Princess Sophia Matilda of Gloucester; on her own death in 1844.

Jewels for Princess Elizabeth Caroline, died 1759

Giving a gift of hair is an important factor in tokens of love and affection. An art that is not…

Lockets 12.04.2011

Early 19th Century Red Enamel Sentimental Pendant

For a collector of the memorial and sentimental, it’s quite common to find white, black and blue enamels, but when…