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Ring

Western European
16th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1/4 x 1/4 in. (0.7 x 0.6 cm) Height x width (shank): 9/16 x 13/16 in. (1.5 x 2 cm)

Accession Number

01.6205

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt, glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with beveled clear glass set in a high bezel mount. The bezel is hexagonal in shape and has engraved striations along the base. The flat underside is closed. The raised shoulders have engraved decoration and the shank is plain.

Credit Line

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