late 18th–early 19th century
Diameter and weight (bezel): 1.6 cm (5/8 in.) Height x width (shank): 13/16 x 13/16 in. (2 x 2 cm)
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Ring with red and clear glass inlays. The cast bezel consists of a central, square, faceted red inlay surrounded by a floriform design with six clear glass inlays imitating rose-cut diamonds. The underside of the bezel is closed with radiating lines. The shoulders and shank are undecorated.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection