Late 18th - early 19th century
Object Place: Europe, Germany (?)
Height x width (bezel): 1.7 x 2 cm (11/16 x 13/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 2 x 2.5 cm (13/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver, red jasper
Not On View
Signet ring with an oval intaglio. The image includes an anchor in a rococo-style cartouche surmounted by a classical male holding a rope or snake. There are four initials at the top “I.G.B.C.” On each shoulder, there is a globular design and the shank is plain. There are striations under the closed box bezel.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection