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Ring

Scandinavian, probably Norwegian
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Norway

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 13/16 x 11/16 in. (2 x 1.7 cm) Height x width (shank): 11/16 x 13/16 in. (1.7 x 2 cm)

Accession Number

01.6171

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with a diamond-shaped bezel featuring a heart pierced by arrows surmounted by a pair of doves. The design is executed in repoussé and a border of dots frames the central motif. The shoulders are decorated with a stylized leaf pattern and the shank has ribbed borders.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

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