Jane Austen Links
- Jane Austen Biography
- Jane Austen Society of North America
- Jane Austen Center (Bath)
- Jane Austen Project
- Jane Austen Trail
- Belle Meade Plantation-Jane Austen Book Club
- British Library-Virtual Copy of Austen's "History of England"
- Chawton House Library
- Literary Winchester
- Morgan Library and Museum-"Jane Austen's Life and Legacy"
- Regency Dances
- Regency Society of America-TN Chapter
- Traveller's Rest Plantation and Museum
- What Jane Saw (recreation of 1813 Joshua Reynolds exhibition attended by Jane Austen)
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.