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Post Medieval 'I LIKE MY CHOICE' Silver-Gilt Posy Ring

Antiquities - Post Medieval


LOT 652

Estimate
GBP (£) 300 - 400
EUR (€) 340 - 450
USD ($) 420 - 560
Additional Fees*

Sold for (Inc. premium): £598

POST MEDIEVAL 'I LIKE MY CHOICE' SILVER-GILT POSY RING

Circa 18th century AD. A large plain silver hoop inscribed internally in seriffed capitals I·LIKE·MY·CHOICE. Silver-gilt, possibly pale gold, 3.57 grams, 22 mm external diameter. (Approximate size UK Q½, USA 8½, Europe 18.62, Japan 18).

Condition
Extremely fine condition and wearable.

Provenance
Ex an old jewellery collection.

Literature
See Evans, J. English Posies and Posy Rings p.54 for variant spellings of this text.

Date
Thursday 16th December 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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Lot No. 652

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Thursday 16th December 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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