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Ring

16th century


Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 3/8 x 3/8 in. (1 x 1 cm) Height x width (shank): 11/16 x 13/16 in. (1.8 x 2 cm)

Accession Number

01.6039

Medium or Technique

Gold, glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with a box bezel set with green, faceted glass. The plain bezel rests on an undecorated cushion. The underside of the bezel is closed. Each shoulder consists of a band with a raised, central rib. Two outward curls project from the band. The central rib fades into the shank. There is an impressed mark on the outside of the shank.

Markings

Unidentified mark on outside of shank

Credit Line

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