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Ring

Italian
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 3/8 x 1 in. (1 x 2.5 cm) Height x width (shank): 13/16 x 7/8 in. (2 x 2.2 cm)

Accession Number

01.5995

Medium or Technique

Gold, turquoise

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Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with raised bezel set with a cabochon turquoise. The bezel is pyramidal in shape and has engraved decoration along the base. The bezel is hollow and the closed underside is convex. The bezel is flanked by three turquoises in a triangular configuration. The shoulders and shank have ribbed decoration.

Credit Line

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