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Ring

European
19th century


Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1/4 x 1/4 in. (0.7 x 0.7 cm) Height x width (shank): 3/4 x 13/16 in. (1.9 x 2.1 cm)

Accession Number

01.6114

Medium or Technique

Gold, glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with a box bezel set with clear glass. The high bezel has a square base with cross-hatched decoration. This base is raised above the cushion which is notched along the perimeter. The underside is closed and embellised by a carved leaf design in a square with radiating lines that extend from two sides. The shoulders have carved volute decoration.

Credit Line

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