Requires Photography

Ring

Central European
late 18th century


Dimensions

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)

Accession Number

01.6035

Medium or Technique

Silver, malachite

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

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.

Credit Line

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