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Wedding ring

Norwegian
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Norway

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1/2 x 1/2 in. (1.2 x 1.2 cm) Diameter (shank): 13/16 in. (2 cm)

Accession Number

01.6173

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Wedding ring with nine dangling pendants arranged in a cluster. Each pendant is attached to a movable hoop. It consists of two, thin wire coils soldered together and resting on a bead. All pendants are secured to hoops surrounded by coiled wires that are soldered to a flat band.

Markings

Underside of bezel stamped 830. I.F.

Provenance

Lillehammer. William D. Boardman Collection; 1901, gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman

Credit Line

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