late 18th century
Object Place: Europe, Italy (?)
Height x width (bezel): 1 9/16 x 1 1/16 in. (4 x 2.7 cm) Height x width (shank): 11/16 x 13/16 in. (1.7 x 2.1 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gold, silver, enamel and diamond
Not On View
Ring with an elongated oval bezel. The central panel has dark blue enamel (cracked) set with five pairs of rose-cut diamonds mounted in silver. There is a rose-cut diamond surround attached to the center panel by four rivets. The shank is ribbed. The shoulders are tripartite. The closed underside of the bezel is concave.
The Gardner Brewer Collection. 1901, bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft to the MFA.
Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection