late 18th century
Object Place: Europe, England
Height x width (bezel): 7/8 x 1/2 in. (2.2 x 1.3 cm) Height x width (shank): 9/16 x 13/16 in. (1.5 x 2 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gilt silver, ivory, gold sheet, enamel and glass
Not On View
Octagonal ring with allegorical figural scene. Featured are two women in Neo-Classical dress beneath a tree. Woman at right with extended right arm possibly pouring libation over seated woman to the left who is possibly holding a mirror. Tripartite shoulders with engraved decoration.
Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection