This is a very nice Georgian memorial ring. in the center, we have beautifully braided gray hair under glass, with a black garnet (melanite) surround. There is an interesting split shank, and the ring is a size 9 and 1/2, though it could be sized, The decorated top measures 1/2 inches North to South, and 3/4 of an inch East to West. It is inscribed on the back as follows: "E White, OB August 12, 1822 AE 74.
Memorial Ring, Black Garnets, Georgian