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Cluster Ring

Italian
late 19th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1/2 x 11/16 in. (1.2 x 1.7 cm) Height x width (shank): 3/4 x 13/16 in. (1.9 x 2 cm)

Accession Number

01.5994

Medium or Technique

Gold, turquoise

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Diamond-shaped cluster ring set with cabochon turquoises. There are nine stones set into a pierced gold setting. The bezel is hollow and the convex, closed underside has radiating decoration. The entire bezel is raised on shoulders with a central ridge.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection