Object Place: Europe, Germany (?)
Height x width (bezel): 1.1 x 1 cm (7/16 x 3/8 in.) Height x width (shank): 2 x 2.3 cm (13/16 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold, silver, and agate
Not On View
Ring with a raised, pyramidal bezel with eight sides. The stone is a banded agate with a white, horizontal line between the layers. The sides of the cushion mount are plain and the underside of the bezel is closed. Each shoulder has a caryatid and the shank is plain. The stone has two carved initials.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection