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Marquise Ring

late 18th - early 19th century

Object Place: Europe, Italy


Height x width (Bezel): 1.9 x 1.4 cm (3/4 x 9/16 in.) Height x width (Shank): 1.4 x 1.6 cm (9/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gilt silver, enamel, and turquoise

Not On View


Europe, Jewelry



Ring with a rectangular bezel set with cabochon turquoise. The bezel is openwork filagree and there are five bezel set turquoises and four raised enamel balls of white with a central black dot. The border is filled with white enamel and black dots. The surface of the filagree is milgrained. The openwork shoulders bifurcate and the shank is ribbed.


Two impressed marks on the exterior of the ribbed shank. One diamond-shaped mark has a central vase surmounted by the letter "S"

Credit Line

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