possible late 18th century
Object Place: Europe, Germany
Overall: 1.3 x 2.4 cm (1/2 x 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ring with hands holding a heart surmounted by a crown. Openwork bezel with unusual feature in that the right hand clasps the heart in front and the left hand clasps it in back. The shank is engraved with diagonal lines. Cuffs of hands also with engraved decoration.
Unidentified marks on inside of shank
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection