late 18th century
Height x width (bezel): 1/2 x 5/8 in. (1.3 x 1.6 cm) Height x width (shank): 13/16 x 13/16 in. (2 x 2.1 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ring with a malachite cabochon. The ovoid stone is bezel-set. The upper edge of the bezel is scalloped. The shoulders have stylized ornementation. The metalwork is probably cast. There are striations under the closed bezel. The shank has raised borders.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection