his locket ring was removed from Elizabeth I’s finger after her death on March 1603 The Elizabethan ring is mother-of-pearl, the band is set with rubies and the ‘E’ contains six diamonds set over a blue enamel ‘R’. A pearl is also clearly visible
Late Elizabethan Gold Ring A gold finger ring with carinated hoop, pelletted scrolled shoulders and floral square-section bezel with stone inlay. Measurements: Gold and gemstone, grams, 23 mm (approximate size British K USA 5 Europe Japan
1566: Mary Stuart cameo pendant. Diana Scarisbrick: "The bust compares with those of three unidentified princesses in the Museo degli Argenti (cf Riccardo Gennaioli, Le Gemme dei Medici al Museo degli Argenti, Florence, 2007, nos 262, 263, 264). The beautiful and rare setting is similar to another, also for a bust said to be Mary Stuart in the Cabinet des Médailles, Paris (cf E Babelon, Catalogue des Caméees Antiques et Modernes de la Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, 1897, no.977.