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Ring

South German
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1.7 x 1.8 cm (11/16 x 11/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 2.2 x 2.3 cm (7/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.6077

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring feautring Saint George slaying a dragon. The image is widthwise on an openwork bezel. The letters “SG” are beneath the dragon. The shank has engraved borders. The ring is made in two pieces with the cast bezel soldered to the shank.

Credit Line

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