Object Place: Europe, Italy
Height x width (bezel): 9/16 x 11/16 in. (1.5 x 1.8 cm) Height x width (shank): 9/16 x 11/16 in. (1.4 x 1.8 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gilt metal, glass
Not On View
Cluster ring with clear glass “gems”. The center “gem” is oval, faceted and prong-set in a silver mount. The surrounding ten “gems” are cut in imitation of mine-cut diamonds. The shoulders are forked with applied decoration and the shank is ribbed. The underside of the bezel is closed and has a chased, starburst pattern.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection