late 19th century
Object Place: Europe, Italy
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)
Medium or Technique
Gilt metal, glass
Not On View
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.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection