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'Anelli Chianini' (marriage ring)

Cluster ring with freshwater pearls. The nine pearls are pierced and secured to the gold bezel by silver (?) wires. The pearl mount is raised and the base has carved decoration. The surrounding pearls are set in pierced, circular opening. The perimeter of the rosette has elaborate carved...

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Marks

Unidentified mark on the outside of the shank

Credit Line

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

Italian (Arezzo), 19th century

Object Place

Arezzo, Valdechiana, Italy

Accession Number

01.6004

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver (?), pearl

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings