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Western European
19th century


Height x width (bezel): 9/16 x 13/16 in. (1.5 x 2 cm) Height x width (shank): 13/16 x 7/8 in. (2 x 2.2 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gold, silver, glass, enamel or niello

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Europe, Jewelry



Ring with a rose-cut paste cluster. The central paste has a saw-tooth bezel of silver. The surrounding rose-cuts are similar. The closed underside of the bezel is silver and the central paste is riveted to the underside. The perimeter of the carved silver underside has recesses set with enamel or niello. The gold shoulders have lozenge decoration and the shank is plain.

Credit Line

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