A Woman Took An Old Ring To Antiques Roadshow – And Its Connection To Charlotte Brontë Floored Her

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Rifling through her late relative’s attic, a woman finds a mysterious box. But it was locked. She tries key after key, all to no avail. Then, finally, her family finds one that fits. Inside is one solitary ring with an inscription. But what could it mean? It didn’t seem to fit into their own family history. And when the full story subsequently unfolded, the ring’s true prevenance left her flabbergasted.

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The unnamed woman’s father-in-law had recently passed away. It was left to her and her family to go through his possessions. They worked their way through his house in Wales, U.K., before moving on to the attic. Now, lofts can hold a treasure trove of long-forgotten relics. But what this family found blew their minds.

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