Requires Photography

Ring

European
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 3/8 x 1/2 in. (1 x 1.3 cm) Height x width (shank): 11/16 x 13/16 in. (1.8 x 2 cm)

Accession Number

01.6022

Medium or Technique

Gold, carnelian and enamel

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with an oxygonal box bezel set with carnelian faceted along the edges. The sides of the bezel slope inward and have black and white enamel decoration. The underside of the bezel is closed. The shoulders have carved decoration. The plain shank has been repaired.

Credit Line

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