inscribe
The ring was inscribed with these words...

to write in various formal or special senses including: to write, carve, or etch words onto something’s surface
 to write a signed message — as in a book given as a gift
 to mark with one’s signature
to write down something when adding it to a list
In mathematics, inscribe means to draw a geometric shape within another geometric shape so that each vertex (corner or angle) of the enclosed shape touches the outer figure. For example, a square is inscribed in a circle when each corner of the square touches the circle.
