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Fede ring

Fede ring with hinged compartment. Clasped hands on the hinged box bezel have short cuffs. Blue-white enamel decoration on shoulders which are hollow and made of gold sheet. Ring has been resized and made smaller.

Credit Line

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

Possibly German, about 1850

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gold and enamel




Jewelry / Adornment, Rings