Exceptional Antique 18K Gold & Enamel Memorial Ring - Hair Locket, dating to circa: 1796. Is a most beautiful antique Memorial Ring of Gold and Enamel and Woven Hair Locket. Around the band are touches of the original black and white Enamel and inscribed around the outside of the ring it reads: ELiz. Hodgson, OB 28 APR. 1796 AE21. At the top of the Ring is a gorgeous lock of Braided Hair, arranged inside the domed Crystal. The Ring was assayed to be 18K Gold. Is a Ring Size 8 1/2. Fine and beautiful piece. Is an exceptionally fine Antique Ring. Prettier and more detailed in person than the photos show. For more information on antique Georgian Jewelry, see page 23, in "American Gold".