Object Place: Europe, Italy
Height x width (bezel): 1.9 x 0.9 cm (3/4 x 3/8 in.) Height x width (shank): 2 x 2 cm (13/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold, silver, glass
Not On View
Ring with a rectangular bezel set wuth clear glass ‘gems.’ The central element of the bezel has three cushion-cut ‘gems’ vertiaclly set and surrounded by twenty smaller faceted clear glass ‘gems.’ The underside of the bezel is closed. The ‘gems’ are set in silver while the shoulders and shank are gold. The shoulders have scrolled decoration and the shank is ribbed.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection