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Cluster Ring

Italian or Spanish
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 11/16 x 13/16 in. (1.8 x 2 cm) Height x width (shank): 13/16 x 7/8 in. (2 x 2.2 cm)

Accession Number

01.6006

Medium or Technique

Gold, emerald

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Cluster ring with central, square, table-cut emerald surrounded by rectangular and diamond-shaped emeralds. The center stone is riveted to the underside of the closed, carved bezel (now broken). The shoulders have lateral projection and a central gold element that supports the bezel. The shank is plain.

Credit Line

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