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Ring

Western European
16th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 3/16 x 1/4 in. (0.5 x 0.6 cm) Height x width (shank): 11/16 x 13/16 in. (1.7 x 2 cm)

Accession Number

01.6206

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt, gold, pink stone/glass, sapphire, emerald

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Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Gem-set ring with pyramid-shaped, ruby/pink sapphire/glass. The shoulders have rectangular blue stone in gold bezel-mounts. Two small, circular emeralds (damaged) in gold bezel-mounts are above and below the center stone.

Credit Line

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