Bridal crown is made of two bands of metal that do not have discernible joins - Norwegian Metalworking
  • Date 1748
  • Place of Origin Norway
  • Creator Unknown

This bridal crown is made of two bands of metal that do not have discernible joins. The lower band has closely placed openings for the attachment of ribbons. Just above these openings is an inscription.

Inscription: The first part is unclear, but the first word could translate to either “carried” or “worn.” The rest of the inscription translates to, “Retain the faith in this life, Then God will give you the crown.”

  • Materials Silver, copper
  • Dimensions 5.5 inches, diameter, 4 inches.
  • Identifier / Source 1985.020.001 - Museum Purchase
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