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Ring

German
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 9/16 x 13/16 in. (1.4 x 2 cm) Height x width (shank): 13/16 x 7/8 in. (2.1 x 2.2 cm)

Accession Number

01.6075

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with Madonna and Child on a crescent. The bezel features a standing madonna with child. It is cast openwork with engraved details. The image is placed vertically along the band. There are engraved striations on the triangular shoulder elements and along the borders of the shank.

Inscription

'12' engraved on the underside of the shoulder

Credit Line

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