Antique Georgian 18 carat gold and enamel Memorial, hair and skull ring. Made circa 1820. Shank of the ring in the form of overlapping branches that divide into 3 at each shoulder, where they join the oval, flower-shaped bezel. Top has an oval reserve in which a skull rests on a bed of the beloved's tightly woven hair. The border is enamelled in black with gold letters: IN MEMORY OF.