Stunning and absolutely scary momento mori (latin: remember you must die) skull ring. Georgian sterling silver piece that dates to the 1700s. Typically momento mori tokens reflect peace in remembrance after death, but this extremely rare treasure was designed with a hidden poison compartment. Size 8; likely of Russian origin.
In excellent condition for age: a light level of original patina, secure setting and compartment door; minor marks/scuffs characteristic of age and antiquity. The item "Antique Georgian Memento Mori Artisan Skull Poison Compartment Ring" is in sale since Friday, October 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Georgian, Pre-1837".
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