terminating at strengthened shoulders supporting the oblong "pie-dish" bezel set with a cabochon sapphire. At the base of the hoop there is a fede, or pair of hands clasped in love and friendship. English, 13th century.
Memento Mori Skull Ring. Memento Mori skull ring, intricately carved in gold and multicolored enamel, with a smaller and larger rose-cut diamond accent at either shoulder, mounted in 18k yellow gold. 20th century.