late 18th–early 19th century
Object Place: Europe, Germany (?)
Height x width (bezel): 9/16 x 3/8 in. (1.5 x 1 cm) Height x width (shank): 11/16 x 13/16 in. (1.7 x 2 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gold, silver, enamel, glass
Not On View
Marquise-shaped ring with a plain, vertical, gold bezel, red enamel, red glass and gems. The three “gems” are set in silver mounts in the shape of stylized blossoms. The background is red enamel and the underside is closed. The shoulders have applied foliate decoration. The shank has carved decoration.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection