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Ring

German
1850


Object Place: Europe, Germany (?)

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 2 x 1.7 cm (13/16 x 11/16 in.) Height x width (shank): 1.6 x 1.6 cm (5/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.6138

Medium or Technique

Silver, niello

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Signet ring with an octagonal bezel with engraved decoration. In the center is a monogram - possibly “SSU.” The letters are enclosed by two branches (one a palm), and there is a dotted border. The shoulders have niello, foliate decoration.

Credit Line

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