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Ring

Western European
late 19th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 1/4 x 5/16 in. (0.6 x 0.8 cm) Height x width (shank): 5/8 x 13/16 in. (1.6 x 2 cm)

Accession Number

01.5960

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with green and clear glass “gems”. The central “gem” is a rectangular, faceted, table cut crystal imitating emerald. It is in a raised box bezel. Flanking it are two square, clear glass “gems” in bezel mounts. The shoulders and shank are ribbed. The metal appears to be cast.

Credit Line

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