Object Place: Europe, Italy
Height x width (bezel): 1/2 x 5/16 in. (1.3 x 0.8 cm) Height x width (shank): 7/8 x 7/8 in. (2.3 x 2.3 cm)
Medium or Technique
Iron, glass, pigment
Not On View
Ring with reverse-painted glass inlay. The beveled glass has a red and gold image of a cupid with bent knee and holding a bouquet. The glass is set in an iron mount with stepped decoration on the shoulders. The metal is cast.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection