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Ring

German
19th century


Dimensions

Diameter (bezel): 1.8 cm (11/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 1.9 x 2.4 cm (3/4 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.6053

Medium or Technique

Gilt silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with a circular bezel featuring Saint Anthony of Padua. The edge of the bezel is raised and the figures are in low relief. Each shoulder has an applied, four-petal flower and the shank has diagonal, beaded striations.

Inscription

The inscription along the upper perimeter reads "S. Antoni."

Markings

Zigzag incised mark under bezel may be maker's mark.

Credit Line

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