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Ring

Austrian (Tyrol)
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Austria, Tirol

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1.6 x 2 cm (5/8 x 13/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 2 x 2.2 cm (13/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.6079

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt, stag tooth, and glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring set with three stag teeth and red glass “gems.” The teeth are bezel-set with scalloped borders along the bottom. There is applied foliate decoration on the shoulders. The shank has engraved decoration in the form of diagonal lines and hatch marks.

Markings

There is an impressed mark inside the shank.

Credit Line

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