Object Place: Europe, Scandinavia, Lapland
Height (bezel): 9/16 in. (1.4 cm) Diameter (shank): 13/16 in. (2.1 cm)
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Band ring in the form of a stylized snake with three pendant hoops. The head and tail are on the bezel. The latter is in a curled, openwork pattern. The skin of the snake is represented as an engraved zigzag design. Three hoops are riveted to the center of the bezel and three flat pendant hoops are attached to these.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection