Object Place: Europe, Austria, Tirol
Height x width (bezel): 1.5 x 1.7 cm (9/16 x 11/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 2 x 2.1 cm (13/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver; stag tooth
Not On View
Ring with a tooth of a stag. The tooth, a symbol of virility, is bezel-set with a beaded lower border. The shoulder appliqués have an openwork floral design. The shank has carved decoration in diagonal lines and notch work.
Stamped mark inside shank
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection