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Ring

South German
19th century


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1.6 x 1.8 cm (5/8 x 11/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 2.1 x 2 cm (13/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.6074

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring featuring a winged Saint Michael, standing on a dragon. The image of the figure is frontal with his right hand across his chest. The image is width-wise, and the setting is open. The shoulders have a shield-like applied decoration, and the wide shank has borders.

Credit Line

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