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Ring

Western European
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Scandinavia, Lapland

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 2 x 2 cm (13/16 x 13/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 1.9 x 2.3 cm (3/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.6154

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with an openwork bezel featuring a stylized blossom and leaves. The center of the blossom has a silver knob riveted to the underside of the bezel. There are applied silver balls above and below the rosette. The shoulders have a stylized leaf design, and the shank has ridged borders. The ring has been repaired or resized in the middle of the shank.

Provenance

William D. Boardman Collection; 1901, gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman

Credit Line

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