late 16th–early 17th century
Height x width (bezel): 3/8 x 1/2 in. (1 x 1.2 cm) Height x width (shank): 3/4 x 13/16 in. (1.9 x 2.1 cm)
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Ring with raised, box bezel (missing stone). The bezel is high, pyramidal in profile and set on a cushioned base with notched decoration. The bezel sides have engraved cross-hatched decoration. The shoulders have elaborately carved decoration. The shank is plain. The underside of the bezel is closed.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection