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Ring

German
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1 x 7/8 in. (2.5 x 2.2 cm) Height x width (shank): 11/16 x 13/16 in. (1.7 x 2 cm)

Accession Number

01.6198

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with a bezel featuring St. George spearing a dragon. The openwork bezel is cast and soldered to the shoulders. The image of St. George astride his horse is well detailed and set within a decorated border. The shoulders and shank have engraved decoration.

Credit Line

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