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Artist: Unknown
Honorand: William Haynes, American, 1758–1785

Mourning Ring for William Haynes

1785

Watercolor on ivory

1/2 x 3/8 in. (1.3 x 1 cm) framed: 9/16 x 7/16 in. (1.4 x 1.1 cm)
Gift of Mrs. John Hill Morgan
1940.551
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Miniatures - Jewelry
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Mrs. John Hill Morgan; gift 1940 to YUAG.

Bibliography: 

Peter J. Bohan, American Gold, 1700–1860, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1963), 45, no. 117.

Kathryn C. Buhler and Graham Hood, American Silver in the Yale University Art Gallery, 2 vols. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1970), vol. 1, p. 311, no. 531.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.