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South German
19th century

Object Place: Europe, Austria, Tirol


Height x width (bezel): 1.4 x 1.2 cm (9/16 x 1/2 in.) Height x width (shank): 2 x 2.2 cm (13/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silver, glass, and stag tooth

Not On View


Europe, Jewelry



Ring with two stag teeth, dangling pendants, and glass “gems.” There are three pendants. The center pendant is a silver lock flanked by two key pendants. The faceted red and green “gems” are set in saw-tooth bezel mounts. The stamped, shoulder elements are applied to bifurcating bases. The flat shank has engraved, diagonal-line decoration. The bezel is composed of several separate elements soldered to a flat base.

Credit Line

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