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Ring

Western European
19th century


Dimensions

Height x width (shank): 3/4 x 7/8 in. (1.9 x 2.2 cm) Diameter (bezel): 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.6049

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver, pastes

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Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with clear paste cluster rosette. The seventeen pastes are faceted “mine cuts” and are set in silver notched bezels. The underside of the bezel is closed and has an engraved six-petal flower. The shoulders have a stylized applied leaf and the gold shank has carved, concave ornamentation.

Credit Line

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