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Ring

European
late 16th–early 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1/2 x 1/2 in. (1.2 x 1.2 cm) Height x width (shank): 13/16 x 7/8 in. (2 x 2.2 cm)

Accession Number

01.6151

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with quatrefoil, cusped bezel (missing stone). The bezel is high and has petals with engraved decoration. The underside of the bezel is closed. The shoulders have carved, stylized decoration. The shank is plain.

Markings

Incised '14' on the underside of the bezel

Credit Line

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