Object Place: Europe, France (?)
Height x width (bezel): 11/16 x 5/8 in. (1.7 x 1.6 cm) Height x width (shank): 11/16 x 3/4 in. (1.8 x 1.9 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gold, silver, diamond (?)
Not On View
‘Giardinetti’ ring. The gold basket is formed of vertical striations and raised borders with ridges with notches imitating basket weave. The floral spray is set with small rose-cut diamonds in silver mounts with closed undersides. There are bifurcating gold shoulders and a ribbed gold shank.
Two impressed marks, one an eagle's head.
The Gardner Brewer Collection. 1901, bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft to the MFA.
Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection