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Ring

Possibly North African
19th century


Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 3/16 x 3/16 in. (0.5 x 0.5 cm) Height x width (shank): 5/8 x 11/16 in. (1.6 x 1.8 cm)

Accession Number

01.6145

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with central red glass cabochon. The glass element is glued to a depressed bezel that extends to include the shoulders. This element is soldered to a thin, plain band.

Credit Line

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