Object Place: Europe, Italy
Height x width (bezel): 3/8 x 13/16 in. (1 x 2 cm) Height x width (shank): 13/16 x 7/8 in. (2 x 2.2 cm)
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Renaissance revival ring with ram heads and a cabochon turquoise. The central stone is bezel-set in an enameled mount. The underside of the closed bezel has engraved decoration. Each cast shoulder has a ram’s head in high relief. The animal’s head has white enamel and the surrounding area has purple and black enamel. The shank is plain.
Impressed mark on outside of shank. There is possibly another another mark (an F or E).
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection