late 18th century
Object Place: Europe, Bologna, Italy
Height x width (bezel): 3.1 x 1.5 cm (1 1/4 x 9/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 1.5 x 1.8 cm (9/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver gilt, silver, enamel, pearl, and carnelian
Not On View
Ring with an oval bezel with a central rose-cut carnelian surrounded by eleven pearls set in silver. The domed bezel is covered in a deep blue, opaque enamel. The border is set with small pearls. The shoulders and shank are flat and plain.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection