Jean Armour's wedding ring and two other rings

Object Number:
3.8524.a-d

Summary

This presentation box holds three rings important to the Burns family. Jean Armour's wedding ring from Robert is flanked by rings containing pieces of the happy couple’s hair. Robert is said to have written that ‘love is the soul’s electric flame / And gold its best conductor.’

The rings were presented to the Burns Monument Trust by descendants of Robert Burns.

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