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Ring

German (Munich)
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Munich, Germany

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1.8 x 1.9 cm (11/16 x 3/4 in.) Height x width (shank): 2 x 2.2 cm (13/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.6024

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt, silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring featuring the Christ child with outspread arms, holding a book. The bezel is openwork, and the figure is surrounded by scrolls that extend to the shoulders. The shank is an openwork “ladder” design.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection