Posy Ring

Photo: The Portable Antiquities Scheme CC By 2.0
Object type: Ring
Period: Post Medieval
Primary material: Gold
Date found: 04/02/2018
Location: Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire


A gold posy ring with the inscription in italic script “God Knitt our hearts in faith“. The style of lettering has been used to date the ring to 1650 – 1800. However, it was considered most probable that the ring was less than 300 years old and therefore did not qualify as Treasure.