Object Place: Europe, Germany
Height x width (bezel): 2.7 x 2.5 cm (1 1/16 x 1 in.) Height x width (shank): 2.3 x 2.2 cm (7/8 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver gilt, enamel
Not On View
Ring featuring Saint George and the Dragon. The saint, dragon and irregular perimeter are enameled. There is also enamel decoration on the shoulder and shank. There are two small, enameled “gems” on the shoulders. The bezel is an openwork design, and the metal appears cast in one part.
An impressed mark under the shoulder
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection