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Betrothal ring

Fede ring

Possibly English, German or Italian
15th–16th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1/4 x 1/2 in. (0.6 x 1.3 cm) Height x width (shank): 7/8 x 7/8 in. (2.2 x 2.2 cm)

Accession Number

01.5968

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Betrothal ring with clasped hands. Engraved decoration on cuffs.

Credit Line

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