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Ring

Western European
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 5/16 x 5/16 in. (0.8 x 0.8 cm) Height x width (shank): 3/4 x 7/8 in. (1.9 x 2.3 cm)

Accession Number

01.6153

Medium or Technique

Possibly brass

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with hexagonal bezel (stone missing). The high bezel has engraved decoration. The shoulder decoration is raised and open in profile. The shank is plain. The bezel is closed on the underside and the surface of the shoulders is raised.

Credit Line

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