late 18th–early 19th century
Object Place: Europe, France
Height x width (bezel): 1 7/16 x 3/4 in. (3.6 x 1.9 cm) Height x width (shank): 13/16 x 1 in. (2 x 2.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gold, silver, enamel, glass
Not On View
Mourning ring with a hexagonal bezel. The curved bezel has dark blue enamel and there are fifteen glass pastes. The pastes are set in silver and the concave underside of the bezel is closed. The shank is plain and the shoulders bifurcate. The ring is heavy.
Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection