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Napkin ring

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The ring is divided by scored lines into five bands; the center band has applied silver flowers and chased leaves that are separated by inlaid gold dots.

Inscription

None.

Marks

Stone [with profile of incuse chasing hammer stamped across St] / STERLING” struck on exterior edge of lower band.

Provenance

Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest; by descent to Alma Bent, Stone’s cousin, from whom the Museum purchased the piece.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

about 1920

Object Place

Gardner, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 4.5 cm (1 1/4 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.254

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware