Requires Photography

Ring

Italian
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 2.2 cm (1/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.6137

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with twisted wire decoration and granulation. Probably a wedding ring. The raised surface ornamentation consists of rosettes made from seven gold balls alternating with small, truncated pyramids. The substrate consists of twisted wires and single gold ball enclosed by wires.

Markings

Four marks stamped inside the ring.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection