late 18th century
Object Place: Europe, Germany (?)
Height x width (band including pastes): 7/8 x 13/16 in. (2.3 x 2 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gold, silver, glass
Not On View
Wedding ring with a row of faceted glass pastes. There are seven “gems” with the largest in the center. The “gems” are prong-set in silver. The silver is soldered to gold that forms a closed cup. The shank is plain.
The Gardner Brewer Collection. 1901, bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft to the MFA.
Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection