Requires Photography

Ring

German
possible late 18th century


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 2.4 cm (1/2 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.6081

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

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.

Markings

Unidentified marks on inside of shank

Credit Line

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