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Ring

Possibly German
19th century


Dimensions

Diameter (bezel): 1.5 cm (9/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 2.1 x 2.3 cm (13/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.6132

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with a circular platform bezel featuring a striding lion. The animal is surrounded by two borders with engraved notches. The shoulders have stylized, floral decoration.

Credit Line

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