Square ring

Italian
1983
Giampaolo Babetto ((Italian) born in Padua, Italy in 1947)


Object Place: Padua, Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 2 x 2 cm (1 9/16 x 13/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1898

Medium or Technique

18k gold and red pigment

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring in the form of two stacked boxes with open sides; the smaller gold “box” for the wearer’s finger; the larger gold “box” lined with red pigment on the interior.

Markings

Babetto and '750', further illegible mark

Provenance

Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.