Object Place: Central America, Mexico
Height x width (bezel): 1/4 x 1/4 in. (0.6 x 0.6 cm) Height x width (shank): 3/4 x 13/16 in. (1.9 x 2 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ring with an openwork design and central, raised diamond. The oval stone is table-cut. The bezel and shoulders are made of several segments soldered together. Six claws secure the diamond. The underside of the stone is open. The ring has been resized.
Possible worn inscription on outside of shank
Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst