Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Jane Austen's Ring Sells for $236,557

A lovely ring for sale!

A simple odontalite ring (substitute for turquoise) set in gold was recently sold at auction through  Sotheby's for $236,557.  Originally belonging to Jane Austen, this ring was bequethed to Cassandra Austen, Jane's sister, in 1817.  To learn more about this ring, click here.

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