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Ring

German
about 1820


Object Place: Europe, Germany (?)

Dimensions

Diameter (bezel): 0.5 cm (3/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 7/8 x 13/16 in. (2.2 x 2.1 cm)

Accession Number

01.6100

Medium or Technique

Iron, gold

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Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with a central medallion featuring a profile head. The bezel is composed of a circular medallion with a polished steel base and cast iron head which is riveted to the base. There is a gold border around the medallion. The shoulders are cast openwork. The shank is ribbed.

Credit Line

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