This group evolved from the Sons of Liberty who were present for the Boston Tea Party in 1773. It has a detailed raised relief Indian head on an octagonal face. The Indians headdress has enameled color feathers and it says TOTE on the headband.
The sides of the ring are fluted. It is marked on the inside.
The marks are a bit worn and tough to read but there is a 10. It tests for 10K and possibly 14K (see photo 11). It weighs 12.4 grams on my scale.
This item was acquired from the estate collection of a long time member. The condition of the ring is good. Some of the high spots are worn, it shows age appropriate scratching and dings, and it could use a polish.
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The approximate inside diameter measurements are 22.6 mm side to side and 23.9 mm front to back. 10K Yellow Gold TOTE Ring IMPROVED ORDER OF RED MEN Indian Head 12.4 grams" is in sale since Monday, January 09, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Fraternal Organizations\Other Fraternal Organizations".
The seller is "capeanntiques" and is located in Gloucester, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, to Germany, to Japan, to Australia.