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Ring

Possibly Eastern or Central European
19th century


Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 3/8 x 3/8 in. (1 x 1 cm) Height x width (shank): 7/8 x 1 in. (2.3 x 2.5 cm)

Accession Number

01.6062

Medium or Technique

Silver or gunmetal or steel, crystal or quartz

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring with a bezel-set, faceted crystal. The ring appears cast and the four deep channels on each shoulder are surrounded by recessed areas that appear to have traces of red enamel. The underside of the crystal is open. A large ring with bold design.

Credit Line

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