I judged him to be a bachelor from the frayed condition of his linen, and he appeared to have sustained a good many bereavements; for, he wore at least four mourning rings
, besides a brooch representing a lady and a weeping willow at a tomb with an urn on it.
There was the garnet set which Aunt March wore when she came out, the pearls her father gave her on her wedding day, her lover's diamonds, the jet mourning rings
and pins, the queer lockets, with portraits of dead friends and weeping willows made of hair inside, the baby bracelets her one little daughter had worn, Uncle March's big watch, with the red seal so many childish hands had played with, and in a box all by itself lay Aunt March's wedding ring, too small now for her fat finger, but put carefully away like the most precious jewel of them all.
John, Diana, and Mary Rivers, for the purchase of three mourning rings
Bucket notices things in general, with a face as unchanging as the great mourning ring
on his little finger or the brooch, composed of not much diamond and a good deal of setting, which he wears in his shirt.
She is also a grief coach, owner of "Rings of Remembrance" an elegant retail offering of mourning rings
, and the founder and organizer of social clubs for widows and widowers in Myrtle Beach, SC.
A post-medi-mourning ring
, Kidwelly; a gold ring Hundleton, and a found at "The skull/death's head on the Hundleton and Kidwelly rings is a motif which occurs on the earliest mourning rings
, dating to the 15th century, and the motif remained popular thought the 17th century.