Object Place: Europe, Italy
Height x width (bezel): 1/4 x 3/8 in. (0.6 x 1 cm) Height x width (shank): 9/16 x 3/4 in. (1.5 x 1.9 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gold, ruby (or glass), enamel
Not On View
Ring with a rectangular, bezel-set ruby (or glass). The sides and closed underside of the raised bezel has carved decoration. There are traces of enamel in the recesses of the bezel and shoulders. The goldwork is heavy.
By 1910, Miss Louise M. Nathurst; 1918, gift of Miss Louise Nathurst to the MFA.
Gift of Miss Louise Nathurst