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Ring

South German
19th century


Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 15/16 x 15/16 in. (2.4 x 2.4 cm) Height x width (shank): 15/16 x 1 in. (2.4 x 2.5 cm)

Accession Number

01.6041

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with a diamond-shaped bezel set with four square red glass “gems” (one a replacement). The bezels have sawtooth prongs. The perimeter of the “gems” has a scalloped and striated design and the shank is plain.

Credit Line

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