Object Place: Europe, France
Height x width (bezel): 7/8 x 13/16 in. (2.3 x 2 cm) Height x width (shank): 3/4 x 13/16 in. (1.9 x 2 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gold, silver, garnet, glass
Not On View
Ring with an oval bezel with a profile cut-out of a man in gold sheet. The silhouette is under glass and surrounded by calibré-set garnets and rose-cut crystals. The metal used in the bezel is silver. The man in the silhouette is dressed in 18th century attire. The shoulders flare out towad the closed bezel and the shank is plain.
Marked twice on outside of shank
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection