Finger ring with inscription

Description
This silver-gilt ring has a plain exterior but on the inside are engraved the words “I LIK MY CHOIS”, meaning ‘I like my choice’, followed by an illegible stamp. It was probably a betrothal or wedding ring, with the message only known to its owner.
Accession Loan No.
105/2004
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Common Name
finger ring with inscription
Simple Name
ring (finger)
Full Name
posy ring
Dimensions
whole diameter 20 mm; whole thickness 5 mm
Period Classification
Tudor (1500-1603); Stuart (1603-1714)
Production Year Low
1550
Production Year High
1650
Family Group

Material
silver; gold
Collection Site Name
Rock House, Chudleigh
Collection Town
Chudleigh
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Inscription / Transcription
I LIKe MY CHOIS

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