Lot 1788: Post Medieval Gold 'Absent Present' Posy Ring
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 18th century AD. A D-section gold hoop with scrolled foliage to the outer face, inscribed to the inner face 'absent present' with long 's' and script 'I'. 0.99 grams, 16mm overall, 14.06mm internal diameter (approximate size British F, USA 3, Europe 4.14, Japan 4) (3/4"). Property of a East Anglian gentleman; acquired on the London art market prior to 1980.
Condition Report: Good condition; repair to hoop.