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'Giardinetto' (Flower) Ring

Giardinetti ring with a topaz basket. The openwork floral arrangement has several gems. The undersides of the gem mounts are closed. The gold shoulders have carved decoration and the shank is a plain, flat band.

Credit Line

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

Western European, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.5991

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver, diamond, ruby, emerald, topaz

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings