Object Place: Europe, Italy (?)
Height x width (bezel): 5/8 x 7/16 in. (1.6 x 1.1 cm) Height x width (shank): 11/16 x 11/16 in. (1.7 x 1.8 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gold, enamel, turquoise (?)
Not On View
Renaissance revival ring with a bezel-set with a cabochon turquoise (or amazonite). The closed underside has a starburst design with black enamel. The carved shoulders and the surface of the shank have white and black enamel.
There are three impressed marks under the shoulders.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection