late 18th–early 19th century
Height x width (bezel): 1/4 x 1/4 in. (0.7 x 0.7 cm) Height x width (shank): 1/2 x 9/16 in. (1.3 x 1.5 cm)
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Ring with a central, box-set, table-cut emerald. The bezel rests on a square base and the bipartite shoulders have carved and engraved floral decoration. The back of the bezel is closed. The shank is biconcave and has been repaired or resized, possibly for a child.
Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst