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Accompanied by documentation from the British Museum and the Portable Antiquities Scheme stating that this ring was found whilst metal detecting at Maisemorem, Gloucestershire, UK in November 2015. It is recorded with the Portable Antiquities Scheme under reference GLO-171AFA; and disclaimed under the Treasure Act, reference 2015T952.
The maker's mark 'WC' cannot be found in 'London Goldsmiths 1697-1837 Their Marks and Lives.' Grimwade, A.G., 1976.
This posy motto was a stock favourite and is found in many variations, the phase has been catalogued in 'English Posies and Posy Rings' Evans, J., 1931, p.20-21.