late 19th century
Object Place: Europe, Munich, Germany
Height x width (bezel): 3/16 x 3/16 in. (0.5 x 0.5 cm) Height x width (shank): 5/8 x 13/16 in. (1.6 x 2 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gold, silver, pearl and possibly ruby
Not On View
Renaissance revival ring with pearl and cherubs. The bezel consists of pearl set with a small cabochon ruby in a gold bezel. The pearl is riveted to the bezel plate. Surrounding the base of the pearl are two rows of imitation granulation. The silver shoulders and shank feature two cherubs. The inside of the shank is lined with gold sheet.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection